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Allen Library COVID-19 Response: Citations and Copyright

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Citation & Writing Guides

Allen Library Citation and Writing Guide—Links to style guides, writing guides, and more.

APA Style—Brief guidelines and some examples online. The full guide is currently not available online.

Chicago Manual of Style—Full online version. University login required. question mark icon

MLA Style—Formatting and citation tools, templates, FAQs, and more. The full guide is currently not available online.

Purdue OWL Guides for APA, MLA, and Chicago styles

Writing About Music—By Kern Holoman. Most helpful for citing musical titles or terminology. Includes information on preparing musical examples, program notes, and more.

Copyright Resources

Allen Library Copyright Guide—Resources about fair use, public domain, licensing, and more.

Copyright in General (from Columbia University)

Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the U.S. [Cornell's Chart]

Copyright and Your Dissertation or Thesis: Ownership, Fair Use, and Your Rights and Responsibilities (PDF)

Top Library Resources

Library Catalog—Search for materials owned by the UH Libraries, including e-books. Find more e-books through the subject-specific lists (links below).

Database Locator—See all library databases, search for a specific one, or browse by subject.

eJournal Locator—Find our journal titles available online. University login required.

Subject Guides—Suggested resources for specific subject areas.

WorldCat—Search for materials owned by other libraries. University login required.question mark icon

ILLiad—Articles and book chapters can be delivered via Interlibrary Loan.

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University COVID-19 Information

University of Hartford COVID-19 Updates—The most recent updates from the university about classes, campus access, health recommendations, and more.

FCLD (Faculty Center for Learning and Development)—Information for instructors about online learning resources.

Technology—University tech resources and tips for online learning.

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