Most courses at TWU require that citations be formatted according to one of three styles: APA, Chicago/Turabian, or MLA.
In most cases, the required format can be found online at one of the sites below. However, for more unusual citations, try an internet search for something like this: MLA style guide [youtube video]. The words in the square brackets are the type of media you're searching for. Be sure that the sites you use are reputable, such as a library associated with a university.
How to Format your paper in APA 7th edition style:
7th edition tutorials
If you want a deeper look at APA 7th citation creation and use, the following tutorials are great:
Sample APA 7th Edition Research Papers
[6th edition: This edition is phased out in favor of the 7th edition, above]
The standard manual for Turabian Style is Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Ninth Edition (2018).
Note that there are actually two Turabian styles:
turabian_citationguide.html (official Turabian site quick guide)
Tutorials on Doing Research, Including MLA Style
https://lib.asu.edu/tutorials - Arizona State University
MLA 8th Style Guides Online
MLA 8th Edition Sample Paper
Creating Computer Generated Citations:
Son of Citation Machine (The Landmark Project) is site that will generate citations in the APA, MLA, Turabian, or Chicago style. Book references can be formatted in APA or MLA by ISBN lookup. References in other formats can generated by adding information to the required boxes in an online form.
As when using any electronic citation manager, users need to check the output carefully for errors.
In some cases, you may need to consult the print version of the guide. These are available in the library Reference section. You are also welcome to contact a librarian for help.
The current editions are: