Bristol Community College

Bristol Community College

Style Manuals

American University Library Citation Style Guides

An excellent source for the various methods of citation used in research, including APA, Turabian, MLA, ASA, AMA, and more.

BCC's Writing Lab

The Writing Lab has the resources you need to succeed at any writing assignment.  This link will direct you to the "Tips and and Solutions" page, which has a list of resources used by our students here at the college.

Citing Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism

Clearly organized site gives rules (with examples) for documenting sources used in research; covers the MLA, APA, Turabian, and Chicago Manual of Style.

Gale Free Resources

This site from Gale offers resources for students including a literary index, a glossary of literary terms, how to write a term paper, how to cite information from the Gale database, reference reviews, and much more.


Cites print and non-print sources including art, cartoons, videos, television programs, etc

Landmarks Son of Citation Machine

Cites print and non-print sources for APA, MLA, Chicago and Turabian


Cites books using the ISBN

Style Manuals

Provides links to the standard citation style guides, as well as to the classic guide to good writing,  William Strunk’s The Elements of Style.