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*Example LibGuide: Citing Your Sources

Created for Butler University Librarians by InfoCommons.

What's The Difference?

MLA Format: Typically used in the Humanities (i.e.: English, Theatre, Art)


APA Format: Typically used in the social sciences (i.e.: Psychology, Sociology, Social Work)

Make Sure to Cite!

You can also use BU Library's Citation Guide for more help!


Plagiarism can be confusing - this resource should help clear things up!

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Call: 317-940-9227
Text: 317-758-3551
Or stop by Irwin Library: we are located at the Information Commons desk on the first floor and in the Center for Academic Technology offices on the third floor.


Email Butler University Libraries
Irwin Library: 317-940-9227
Science Library: 317-940-9937

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