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In-Text Citations

Introduction

Outside sources used in writing must be acknowledged not only in the references or works cited list but also in the document's text.

This section of the tutorial includes the most common types of citations used in writing.


In-Text Citations in APA Style

The guide lines for citing sources in-text in APA style discussed in this section of the tutorial are outlined in Chapter 6 of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th ed. (Washington, DC: APA, 2013).

APA Citations


In-Text Citations in MLA Style

The guidelines for citing sources in-text in MLA style discussed in this section of the tutorial are outlined in sections 1.3 and 3.1-.3.6 of the MLA Handbook, 8th ed. (New York: MLA, 2016).

MLA Citations


APA Manual

MLA Handbook