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ENG 1320 Course Guide - Jessica McClean: Cite Your Sources

This course guide contains resources and search techniques for ENG 1320 students.

Citation Management

Have a lot of citations you want to enter in your works cited/references list? Try a citation manager. Do I need the Web or Desktop version?


  • Organize your research Include citations while you write your paper
  • Build a bibliography in a variety of formats
  • Import references from library databases and Google Scholar.

Understanding a Journal Citation

REMEMBER: This is a works cited entry for a journal article. If you need to create a works cited entry for any other type of resource, check your Bedford Handbook for more information on what to include.

If you have a citation and need to find the article, start with the yellow Journal Title section. Enter the name of the periodical into the Periodical List to see where in the library you can access it.

MLA Style Guides

Alkek Library and RRC Library Services own several copies of both MLA publications listed below. Follow the links to find out where the books are located and if they're available to check out.

For more information about how MLA style works, check your Bedford Handbook.

Citing Sources: Getting More Help