Citing the sources you have used when presenting your work is very important. Among the reasons we cite our work is to avoid plagiarism. Plagiarism, willfully misrepresenting yourself by suggesting that certain words or ideas are your own when they are not, is a serious problem. Avoiding plagiarism can be accomplished by citing your sources properly. The resources below will help you gain an understanding of why and when we cite sources. Links are also provided to citation style guides as well as additional resources. Your professor will tell you which style they expect the citations to be in.
Making Sense of a Citation
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Citation Builder Tools
Use a citation builder tool to quickly and easily build your References page. Record your sources as your find them.