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Primary Sources for Local History: Writing / Citing

Primary source collections for the history of Northwest Florida, Pensacola, Mobile, and the Gulf Coast.

Manuscript Format

Your instructor will let you know which style is required for your paper. Three major style guides are listed below.

Turabian Quick Guide

Writing Resources

The Reading/Writing Labs are located at the Pensacola, Milton, and Warrington campuses and offer free tutoring to all Pensacola State College students. No appointment is necessary.

Services include:

  • Assistance with writing assignments for any Pensacola State College course
  • Grammar review.
  • Instructional support for prep reading courses
  • Vocabulary development.
  • Computers for word processing

Reading/Writing Lab Locations 

Pensacola Campus Bldg. 1, Rm. 106 850.484.1451
Milton Campus Bldg. 4200, Rm. 4246 850.484.4403
Warrington Campus Bldg. 3100, Rm. 3142 850.484.2351
South Santa Rosa Center Room 5130A 850.475.4851

Sample Research Papers

Typing the Paper