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Writing Guides: Style Manuals

Resources to help with researching and writing research papers.


This guide is an overview of some of the resources that are available in the Bishop Payne Library to help students in the construction of exegetical papers, research papers, and theses.

Online Quick-Reference Guide

This online-formatted guide is suitable for quick reference.

Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Style Manuals

In general, papers in the fields of Religion or the Humanities should use the Chicago Style (sometimes known as Turabian.) The style guides below will help you properly format your papers and bibliographic information.