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General Links

LibGuides (VCC)New Guide to English resources on the web and at the VCC Library
Grammar GlossaryNew A cross-referenced English glossary of linguistic and grammatical terms

Citation Tools

BibMeNew The fully automatic bibliography maker that auto-fills. It's the easiest way to build a works cited page. And it's free. Formatting Styles: MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian
Citation MachineNew Citation machine is designed to help student and professional researchers to properly credit the sources used. Its primary goal is to make it so easy for student researchers to cite their information sources, that there is virtually no reason not to. Formatting Styles: MLA, APA, Turabian, Chicago
Cite FastNew Automatically format references in MLA, APA and Chicago style
Easy BibNew Generate citations in MLA, APA and Chicago formats for your bibliography
Otto BibNew Free automatic easy bibliography generator ... enter ISBN number and it creates the citation ... this tool is for BOOKS ONLY. Formatting Styles: APA, MLA, etc ...

Literature Links

Everything ShakespeareNew This site contains his complete works. Summaries of his work. Free essays on his work. A history of the man himself. Links to other Shakespeare resources. Message board for those who want to talk to others about Shakespeare.
Writing About LiteratureNew Very complete guide to writing about literature, by the Norton Introduction to Literature people. In-depth discussions about documentation; critical approaches; writing about the genres; and the stages of writing.

Referencing Links

APA Formatting and Style Guide (OWL) APA style is used for citing sources for social sciences
APA StyleNew Website by the APA people ... covers topics like title page, running head, etc ...
Harvard StyleNew Harvard Style (PDF file) for biomedical reports
Harvard StyleNew Harvard Style (PDF file) for biomedical reports ... they have everything conveniently-presented in tabular format ... by the openjournals people
MLA Formatting and Style Guide (OWL) MLA style is used for citing sources for liberal arts and humanities
Vancouver Style: Citing and Referencing Tutorial Vancouver, a "numbered" style, follows rules established by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors . It is also known as: Uniform Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals.