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Citing Information

When you use information from a source in your research paper, you MUST CREDIT the original author(s) by citing them.

To cite a resource means you identify where the information is located so others can locate the exact item again. When making a list of cited sources, you need to know the pieces of information that make up a complete CITATION (i.e., author, title, etc.). This depends on the type of resource it is.

MOUSE OVER EACH RESOURCE BELOW TO VIEW THE PARTS OF A CITATION
(APA format - 6th edition)


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