Style Guides/Manuals and Writing Tools

 

Style Guides/Manuals
APA Citation Guide: Business Citations; California State University Sacramento This guide is based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (5th edition).
APA Format; Purdue University This guide is based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (5th edition).
Chicago Manual of Style; Ohio State University This guide is based on the The Chicago Manual of Style 14th ed. rev. (University of Chicago Press, 1993).
EndNote Web - see Web of Knowledge/Science; Thomson Bibliographic file management system from Thomson. Salem State community only. More information.
Internet Public Library: Citing Electronic Resources Listing of web pages that contain style guides and manuals that cover citing electronic resources.
Landmarks' Citation Machine; Landmarks for Schools Enter applicable information in the online forms and generate citations.
Modern Language Association Format; Purdue University This guide is based on the MLA Style Manual, as well as the MLA Handbook for Writing Research Papers.

RefWorks
 

Citation management utility. Salem State community only.

Research and Documentation Online; Bedford/St.Martin's.

This web page is made up of guidelines for citing Internet sources based on the principles presented in the MLA, APA, Chicago, and CSE styles.

Yahoo: Directory Grammar, Usage, and Style Directory of style guide/manual web pages.
Writing Tools
Assignment Calculator; University of Minnesota. Calculate date that assignments should be begun based on subject areas.
The Blue Book of Grammar and Punctuation; Jane Straus Guide made up of exercises with answers covering grammar and punctuation.
Common Errors in English; Paul Brians, U. of Washington. Alphabetical listing of common errors made in English.
Purdue University's Online Writing Lab (OWL) A wide variety of resources are found on this page.
Writing Center; Salem State Official web page of the Salem State Writing Center.

 

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