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Kendall College of Art & Design Library - Faculty Basics: Citing Sources

Kendall College of Art & Design Library

When in Doubt, Cite it Out!

Citing your sources of information has a two-fold purpose:

  • You are giving the original author(s)/creator(s) proper credit
  • You are providing your readers/audience access to the information you used

OWL - Purdue University Online Writing Lab

A great online guide on how to use both the MLA & APA for citations and formatting research papers.

CLICK HERE for the MLA Guide

CLICK HERE for the APA Guide


The Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition

Chicago Manual



KNIGHTCITE - KnightCite is an online citation generator service provided by the Hekman Library of Calvin College. This service simplifies the often tedious task of compiling an accurate bibliography.


Always Give Credit