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Style Guides - Citation Resources: Plagiarism

What are Those! [Digital Image]. (2019). Retrieved from https://memegenerator.net/instance/65144341/pauly-d-quotes-without-a-citation-what-are-those

Did I Plagiarize?

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Citing Your Sources

What is a Citation?

A citation is a reference to the source of an idea or piece of information. Your citation should allow anyone who sees your reference list to be able to find the original source. Typically, citations include information such as author, title, date, website, etc.

Why Cite?

  • To show where you found your information
  • To give credit to the author or creator whose ideas you are using
  • To add credibility and support to your own argument
  • To respect copyright

When and How to Cite

Use the boxes below to identify when and how to cite:

 

Avoiding Plagiarism Tutorials

You Quote It - You Note It  [Vaughn Memorial Library - Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada]

Turnitint.com. [Digital Image]. (2019). Retrieved from https://memegenerator.net/instance/64190055/success-kid-submits-paper-to-turnitincom-has-0-plagiarism

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