Citing Government Information

Resources on the Internet

DocsCite - a citation generator for government documents (using either MLA or APA styles), created by Arizona State University.

How to Cite U.S. Government Documents in MLA, APA Citation Style, created by Cornell University Library.

Citing U.S. Government Publications - an excellent guide from Indiana University - Bloomington.

MLA Style - a guide to citing government information sources using MLA Style, created by the University of Nevada, Reno.

APA Style - a guide to citing government information sources using APA Style, courtesy of Washington and Lee University.

Basic Legal Citation - a guide to citing legal information (cases, constitutions, regulations, etc.), from the Legal Information Institute at Cornell University Law School.

Resources in Gleeson Library | Geschke Center

The Complete Guide to Citing Government Information Resources: a Manual for Social Science & Business Research, J9.5 .G37 2002 

The Bluebook: a Uniform System of Citation, KF245 .B58 2000. The Bluebook is an in-depth guide to legal citation.

User's Guide to the Bluebook, KF245 .D853 1996