DocsCite is a step-by-step guide to putting government publication citations into proper style format.  Use the above drop-down menus to select the appropriate template.

DISCLAIMER: This is only intended as a guide to correct citation format. If you are writing for class or for publication, the teacher or editor is the final authority.

  1. Select your preferred Style Manual:  MLA or APA.

  2. Select the format of the government publication you wish to cite: Print or Microform, individual publication from a CD-ROM, entire CD-ROM, or Internet source.

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  4. Use the publication you wish to cite as the source of information for the template.  A link to DocsCite assistance is available for MLA and APA and by clicking on the Help links on the template page.

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