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Learn how to recognize and avoid plagiarism.

Want to Learn More About Citing?


Citation methods are very detailed. In addition to the style manuals, here are some resources you can use to learn more about citing correctly:

  • Citing and Writing Help -- This guide from the library provides links to APA, MLA, and Chicago/Turabian help.
  • Citation Managers LibGuide --  Citation managers are programs that allow users to collect, organize, and cite sources. This helpful guide contains information on how to get started with the citation managers Zotero and PaperPile.


  • SJSU Writing Center -- The Writing Center offers one-on-one tutoring sessions, writing workshops, and other resources to help you become a better writer.
  • Peer Connections --  The Peer Tutors at Peer Connections offer small group, individual, and drop-in tutoring and can help you understand structure, grammar, and other writing skills.