Information on writing, evaluating sources, scholarly vs. popular articles, and citing your sources in APA, MLA, and Chicago/Turabian style.
Last Updated: Apr 16, 2014
Citing your sources may seem tedious, but it's important to cite because:
- Citations allow others to find the information you used in your research paper.
- They help establish the credibility of your research.
- They acknowledge the work of other scholars who have made your own research possible.
- And last but certainly not least, they help you avoid plagiarizing!
- Research and Documentation Online
Provides an overview of how to document sources in four major academic disciplines: Humanities, Social Sciences, History, and Science.