In-Text Citations

In-text citations refer the reader of your paper to a list of works cited or references. Each style has its own rules for doing this. Sources for examples are below:

MLA Examples

MLA In-Text Citations: The Basics
These examples are from Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL).

APA Examples

APA In-Text Citations: The Basics
These examples are from Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL).

Sample Papers

MLA Sample Paper
This .pdf is 8 pages long, but shows you an actual paper written according to MLA rules.

APA Sample Paper
This .pdf is 13 pages long, but shows you an actual paper written according to APA rules.

The College of DuPage Writing Assistance Area in SRC 2012 can also be of assistance.