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ENGL 1102 Online: Cite your sources
 

Research literary and non-literary topics using electronic and print sources. Also offers citation guidelines.

MLA Style Guides

How to format citations in MLA style on your list of works cited:

Online Citation Guides

Microsoft Word Citation tool

Zotero: Citation Management Made Easy

Zotero is a free citation management program.

Zotero helps you:

  • format citations
  • insert citations in a paper
  • keep track of your resources
  • share resources with group members

Citation Help Video

This video will show you the basics of formatting in MLA 8th and 9th edition style, how to find the citation information, and how to use the citation helper. Note that the library catalog also has citation information and a format helper if you are looking for information for a book or video.

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Looking for APA style? Try this video:

Tips and Guidelines

Always use citations when:

  • quoting directly from a source
  • including statistics or other factual information
  • paraphrasing or summarizing an author's main idea

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