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Essay Writing and Research: How to cite

Citing Sources

When writing a research paper, it is important to document every quotation, paraphrase, and idea used in producing your paper. A list of all sources consulted in the preparation of the paper must also be included.

What style to use: The MLA style is frequently used in the Arts and Humanities.

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A quick way to create a bibliography

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Learn how to use citation software to organize your research and create bibliographies by attending a library workshop. Topics covered include how to choose a tool, import references from various sources, and organize references and prepare bibliographies.

Citation Management Libguide


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