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Citation Guide

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APA Citation Guide

A guide with examples for formatting a in-text citation, reference list citations, and an APA research paper.

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MLA Citation Guide

A guide with examples for formatting a in-text citation, reference list citations, and an MLA research paper.

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ASA Citation Guide

A guide with examples for formatting a in-text citation and reference list citations.

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Generating a Citation

How to generate a citation in OneSearch, EBSCO databases, and Google Scholar.

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Getting Started with Citations

A 20 min. interactive tutorial on citing sources in a research project, using citation styles, and practicing format.

 

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Avoiding Plagiarism

An 10 min. interactive tutorial on avoiding plagiarism by paraphrasing, attributing sources, and using citation styles.

 

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Mendeley

Mendeley is a free tool that collects, organizes, & cites your references.

 

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Zotero

Zotero is a free tool that collects, organizes, & cites your references.

 

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Creative Commons License CC by NC 4.0 This guide was created by Tessa Withorn, Maggie Clarke, Jillian Holt Eslami, and Carolyn Caffrey Gardner and licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-Share Alike 4.0 International License.