Texas, University of
University of Texas, main campus at Austin; coeducational; state supported; chartered 1881, opened 1883. Medical facilities include health science centers with medical schools at Houston and San Antonio, a medical branch at Galveston, and Southwestern Medical Center, at Dallas. The university also maintains campuses at Arlington, Brownsville, Richardson (Dallas campus), El Paso (formerly Texas Western College), San Antonio, Tyler, Odessa (Permian Basin campus), and Edinburg (Pan American campus). The library has noted collections in the fields of literature and history. The Lyndon Baines Johnson Presidential Library, the Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public Affairs, and the Blanton Museum of Art are located on the Austin campus. The Center for Greater Southwestern Studies is at Arlington, and the Center for Quantum Electronics is at Dallas. The Pan American campus houses archives in South Texas folklore and regional history.
"Texas, University of." The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.. . Encyclopedia.com. (November 12, 2018). https://www.encyclopedia.com/reference/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/texas-university
"Texas, University of." The Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed.. . Retrieved November 12, 2018 from Encyclopedia.com: https://www.encyclopedia.com/reference/encyclopedias-almanacs-transcripts-and-maps/texas-university
Encyclopedia.com gives you the ability to cite reference entries and articles according to common styles from the Modern Language Association (MLA), The Chicago Manual of Style, and the American Psychological Association (APA).
Within the “Cite this article” tool, pick a style to see how all available information looks when formatted according to that style. Then, copy and paste the text into your bibliography or works cited list.
Because each style has its own formatting nuances that evolve over time and not all information is available for every reference entry or article, Encyclopedia.com cannot guarantee each citation it generates. Therefore, it’s best to use Encyclopedia.com citations as a starting point before checking the style against your school or publication’s requirements and the most-recent information available at these sites:
Modern Language Association
The Chicago Manual of Style
American Psychological Association
- Most online reference entries and articles do not have page numbers. Therefore, that information is unavailable for most Encyclopedia.com content. However, the date of retrieval is often important. Refer to each style’s convention regarding the best way to format page numbers and retrieval dates.
- In addition to the MLA, Chicago, and APA styles, your school, university, publication, or institution may have its own requirements for citations. Therefore, be sure to refer to those guidelines when editing your bibliography or works cited list.