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Use the resources below to access style guides and citation help. The following resources will help you access writing help and ways to organize your research.
University Writing Center
We provide a safe place for all members of the NIU community to practice writing and writing-related communications without fear of judgment. Schedule an appointment online.
NIU Citation Management
If you are interested in tools that help you automatically generate and store citations, please look into web-based citation management systems.
MLA Handbook by
Call Number: LB2369 .G53 2016
Publication Date: 2016-04-01
The Modern Language Association, the authority on research and writing, takes a fresh look at documenting sources in the eighth edition of the MLA Handbook.
The Chicago Manual of Style by
Call Number: Z253 .U69 2010
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
The 16th edition of The Chicago Manual of Style has been superseded by the 17th edition--please note, this is the 16th edition.
AP Stylebook online
AP Stylebook online--the database represents a fully searchable version of the Associated Press Stylebook, including an A-Z guide to usage, spelling, and a pronunciation guide with audio files.
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