Citation Style Workshops at Cook Library

Spring 2017

University Libraries is offering workshops to introduce you to and assist with important aspects of using APA, Chicago, MLA and Turabian styles to write and format research papers. Drop-in for any of these workshops in Cook Library.

APA Style

Participants will learn about the basics of APA style including how to format in-text and full citations, how to cite less traditional sources, and tips for efficient citation management. Join Elena Azadbakht, Health and Nursing Librarian, for an overview. The workshop will be offered monthly this spring:

Wednesday, February 15, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)
Tuesday, March 21, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)
Thursday, April 13, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)

Walk-ins welcome or pre-register online.

This workshop may also be scheduled for a class, student group, or faculty meeting. For more information, contact Elena Azadbakht at Elena.Azadbakht@usm.edu or 601.266.6424.

Elena.Azadbakht@usm.edu or 601.266.6424.

Chicago Style

Participants will learn about key aspects of Chicago style for academic writing assignments and how to get help with specific questions. Time will be allowed for hands-on practice using sample texts. Join Anne Hudson, Arts and Letters Librarian, for an overview. The workshop will be offered twice this spring:

Thursday, March 23, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)
Monday, April 10, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)

Walk-ins welcome or pre-register online.

This workshop may also be scheduled for a class, student group or faculty meeting. For more information, contact Anne Hudson at Anne.Hudson@usm.edu or 601.266.5142.

MLA Style

Participants will learn about key aspects of the Modern Language Association (MLA) style for academic writing assignments and how to get help with specific questions. Time will be allowed for hands-on practice using sample texts. Join Anne Hudson, Arts and Letters Librarian, for an overview. The workshop will be offered twice this spring:

Monday, March 20, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)
Tuesday, April 11, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)

Walk-ins welcome or pre-register online.

This workshop may also be scheduled for a class, student group or faculty meeting. For more information, contact Anne Hudson at Anne.Hudson@usm.edu or 601.266.5142.

Turabian Style

Participants will learn about key aspects of Turabian style, detailed in Kate L. Turabian's Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses and Dissertations, for academic writing assignments and get help with specific questions. Time will be allowed for hands-on practice using sample texts. Join Michele Frasier-Robinson, Education and Psychology Librarian, for an overview. The workshop will be offered twice this spring:

Wednesday, April 12, 2017, noon-1 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)
Tuesday, April 18, 2017, 2-3 p.m. in Cook Library Room 110 (LIB 110)

Walk-ins welcome or pre-register online.

This workshop may also be scheduled for a class, student group or faculty meeting. For more information, contact Michele Frasier-Robinson at Susan.FrasierRobinson@usm.edu or 601.266.6168.