Citation Tools

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Below are web-based tools for creating citations.  Also, at the bottom are links to style guides created by BCC librarians.

Books and Media Citations

  1. From the library home page, click "books/media" tab and enter the book's title
  2. In the list of results, find the item
  3. The bottom line of the record has  "cite this" link. Click it, and copy & paste the citation.

Cite This button

Article Citations

Most of the library databases have a citation tool.  You are looking for a link that says "Cite" or "Citation Tools".

Ebsco citation toolGale Citation ToolProquest citation tool

Once you click that link, a pop-up window will appear that will allow you to format the citation in APA or MLA format, and copy and paste it into your paper.

Proquest Citation Example

Library Style Guides

Online Citation Tools


Slivan and Hollister, 2013