MLA Citation Styles?

Answer The Modern Language Association, or MLA, style exists to standardize the format of research papers. A consistent standard facilitates access of information. The MLA citation style allows a reader t... Read More »

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Why We Use MLA, APA and Chicago Citation Styles and Not Just One?

Research papers typically include citations at the end and even in the body of the text--and there is not just one way to include this information. MLA, APA and Chicago are the three primary styles... Read More »

Turabian Citation Styles?

Kate Turabian modified the rules found in The Chicago Manual of Style to accommodate the specific needs of student writers. The documentation systems that she developed became known as the Turabian... Read More »

Teaching Styles & Learning Styles in Elementary School?

Children acquire information in many different ways. These learning styles can be grouped into four categories: visual, auditory, kinesthetic, and sociological learners. Teachers can present lesson... Read More »

What does cf. mean in a citation?

In academic citation, "cf." means that you must consult the item at which the abbreviation is directing you. The "cf." is a shortening of the Latin "confer," which means "consult" or "compare." The... Read More »