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Primary Sources - History: General Research Guide: Citations

This guide is for students seeking original records created at the time historical events occurred or well after events in the form of memoirs and oral histories.

Chicago Turabian Citations

Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

APA Style Links

MLA Style Links

These style guides have been developed specifically for the Humanities Division at GPC.

Online Citation Guides

Tips and Guidelines

Always use citations when:

  • quoting directly from a source
  • including statistics or other factual information
  • paraphrasing or summarizing an author's main idea

For more tips, see this guide from Duke University Libraries.

MLA Citations

American Psychological Association (APA) Citations