APA (American Psychological Association) Style

In many disciplines, APA Style is often the preferred citation style for bibliographies and in-text citations.  However, check with your professor to be sure this is the style they recommend for your work. Here are some tools for learning about APA Style:

Visit the UNM CAPS Writing Center for additional help with citations. 

Managing Your Citations

Citation manager software can help you manage the articles/citations/PDFs you gather as you research and can help you easily create properly formatted papers and bibliographies. The most popular citation manager software supported at UNM is:

Other similar tools are available, to learn more visit this University of Washington Libraries webpage. 

Please contact me, Liz Cooper (, for questions or assistance.  I am glad to meet with you one-on-one to learn how to use these tools.  

Chicago Style

Chicago Style is another citation style that is sometimes used in Linguistics. Ask your professor which style they prefer you use.