General & Reference Works
Submitted by email@example.com on Wed, 05/27/2009 - 11:03.
The seventh edition of the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers has been published. There will be no more underlining or URLs. For more information, see Purdue's MLA Update.
See also their MLA Formatting and Style Guide.
The new print edition will be in the Information Center soon. More information on style manuals at Stanford is also available.
Submitted by mschaefe@stanfo... on Thu, 03/19/2009 - 13:35.
For selected new books in the social sciences, see the bookshelves near the reception desk in the Social Sciences Resource Center (SSRC).
All of these new books can be checked out.
Read more about browsing for fiction collections.
Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Sun, 01/04/2009 - 21:35.
Do you have workshops on how to use RefWorks?
We do not provide workshops, however, there are tutorials on the Education Library website. These are audio and visual, with step by step instructions showing how to set up an account, export citations from a database or Socrates, edit records within RefWorks, create a bibliography, and format in-text citations. You can also look at step-by-step handouts on our Bibliographic Management Software page.
Submitted by email@example.com on Sun, 01/04/2009 - 17:29.
Where can I get help with citation formatting?
Here's a guide to finding style manuals at Stanford. Additionally, Stanford has many citation guides, including:
For more information about the different citation styles and links to additional sources, see Yale University's Writing Center guide Why Are There Different Citation Styles?