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Art and Historic Preservation Resources

This guide provides resources for the study of art and historic preservation. It includes links to international, national, state and local sites, legal information, organizations and preservation of varied materials. It also includes art research help.

What Is a Citation?

What is a Citation?

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Online Citation Builders

Online Citation Builders

These make research so much easier!

Remember--record your sources as you find them. It is the worst practice to compile your references after your paper is complete.

MLA Style Citations

MLA Style formatting is used in the Arts. Use the resources on this page to understand more.

MLA Style (Citation style from the Modern Language Association.) To use when studying the arts and humanities.


  • MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers LB2369.G53 2009              


MLA Tutorial

MLA Style Aid

Many examples for In-text citations, References page, Paper Formatting, More 

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