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Citation Help: Library Materials (OneSearch)

Correctly citing your sources is critical to research project success. The guide provides students with support in learning APA and MLA styles.

Citations to Library Materials in OneSearch

After entering your search words, you'll see a list of relevant results, including books, videos, and other materials. In this list, all the items retrieved are books.Notice the row of icons to the right of the book title.

Link icon = permalink to this item record

Envelope icon = email this item record

Pin icon = save to favorites (must have an account)


SELECT THE THREE DOTS to get a citation for that item

After selecting the three dots, you'll see options with icons: Print, Citation, Permalink, and Email.

Choose Citation. Your citation to that item appears in the box below the item record. To the left you'll see various citation formats to choose from, and at the bottom, "Copy Citation to Clipboard" link. You can then paste the citation into your document or file.