Citation style guidelines are often published in an official handbook containing explanations, examples, and instructions. The most common citation styles include:
- MLA style in the humanities.
- APA style in psychology and education.
- Chicago notes and bibliography in history.
- Chicago author-date in the sciences.
However, there are many other widely used styles. In this guide, we will cover all the main citation styles used by universities and journals.
If you are following MLA or APA style, you can use the free citation generator to easily create your citations.