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Common Reading Research Guide 2017-18

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Citation Style Guides

Belk Archives Citation Guide

For Elon University Archives (EUA), Church History (EUCH) or Manuscript (Mss.) Collections use the following:

Identification/description of item. Name of Collection, Collection#. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC. Example: Elon enrollment statistics for 1970. Office of the University Registrar Collection, EAU006. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC. 

For Artifact Collections: 

Title/name of artifact. Artifact Collection, AR#. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC.
Example: 1957 senior jacket. Artifact Collection, AR#003. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC.

For Audio-Visual Collections: 

Title of AV. Place of publication: Publisher. Day Month Year. AV call number. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC. Example: Spring convocation for honors with John Glenn. Elon, NC: Elon University. 14 April 2005. Archives 1084. Belk Library Archives and Special Collections, Elon University, Elon, NC.