Print Style Guides:
Copies of these style guides are available at the Reference desk.
MLA Handbook for Writers of
Research Papers, 7th ed.
|Reference LB2369 .G53 2009|
Publication Manual of the American
|Reference BF76.7 .P83 2010|
The Chicago Manual of Style:
for Authors, Editors and Copywriters
|Reference Z253 .C57 1982|
Dupré Library provides access to The Chicago Manual of Style Online. The online reference covers the 16th and 15th editions.
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