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Citing Sources

How to cite sources

citation is a way of giving credit to individuals for their creative and intellectual works that you utilized to support your research. It can also be used to locate particular sources and combat plagiarism. Typically, a citation can include the author's name, date, location of the publishing company, journal title, or DOI (Digital Object Identifer).

Tools to help you create citations:

Writing Center

Need more help with citations?  Visit the Writing Center!

Conveniently located on the first floor of the Library,
Room 110

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