Bibliography and Textual Studies
Call Numbers and Finding Books
Style Guides and Citing
Although there is no standard citation style for language and literature, MLA (Modern Language Association) Style is often used and is commonly required in undergraduate English courses here at Western. The D.B. Weldon Library has developed an online guide
to help answer students' frequently asked questions about citing sources in MLA Style. Students who require more in depth assistance with citing their sources are advised to consult the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
(7th ed.) directly.
Citiation Styles for English Language & Literature:
Free tools for keeping track of your research & citations include:
Be advised that the mobile versions of these tools lack some of the functionality of the desktop versions.
Interlibrary Loans (RACER)
RACER is an online Interlibrary Loan system used to search for material and place requests. To access RACER you must have an account. To create your account, you need to register. If you have already registered, simply login. Please keep in mind that your University ID number is used as your login and your password is created by you.