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English Research Guide

Find research and resources relevant to English Studies, including literature and linguistics, creative writing, and rhetoric, composition and pedagogy.

Citing & Writing

Citation Management Tools

Use the FREE citation manangement tools UH Libraries have available for you!  Choose the right one for you:


One-Stop Places for:

  • Exporting article citations and links from 100's of databases.
  • Saving useful websites' URLs to your source list.
  • Creating fully formatted bibliographies in any style in just a few easy steps!

Go to the Citation Management Tools Guide for more information:

Writing Assistance

234 Classroom and Business Building, University of Houston
Phone: (713) 743-3016

Office Hours: Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Consultation Appointment Hours:
Day Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (Availability varies by project/program.)

The Writing Center assists with the writing process from beginning to end.

N109 Cougar Village 1, University of Houston
(713) 743-5411
Tutoring Hours:
Day Fall and Spring Hours Summer Hours
Monday-Thursday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm N/A

Need tutoring or other services? LAUNCH can help!

MLA Citation Style

The MLA Handbook, 7th edition, is the standard style guide for papers within English Studies.
When you have citation questions (in-text or Works Cited list), consult the official handbook.

Online Citation Style Guides

Get help with the basics of MLA formatting and citation.
The MLA Handbook is THE official style guide.

Research & Writing Style Guides in the Library