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Citing Your Sources
What you need to stay out of trouble*
- Avoiding Plagiarism - a short interactive lesson on copyright and plagiarism.
- TurnItIn- an online service that will check your paper for plagiarism. Your instructor should be able to provide you with the account access information if they want you to use it for your assignments.
*Trouble as in: failing your assignment, failing your class, or being expelled altogether!
Which style guide are you using?
Citation guides are available online or in print in the library. "Formatting in Word" shows you how your overall paper should look as well as what to do in Microsoft Word to create the proper formatting with minimal effort.
Remember-- your instructor is the final authority! If they've told you to do anything differently from what's shown below, do it their way.
Tools to Help You
Click here to find tools to help you manage your sources as well as write your citations.