Doing ethical research means citing sources. It is critical to credit writers for their work and their contributions to your research. To not do so is unethical and leads to plagiarism - unintentionally or not. Here are some sources to help you cite properly and to avoid the problem of plagiarism.
NoodleBib is an online resource that will help you format MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian bibliographies, exporting them directly to your word processing program.
- Tips on avoiding plagiarism.
Turnitin is a service that faculty and students use to detect and avoid plagiarism in their writing.
- Why Cite?
Brief video explaining when to cite and why.
- Citation Styles
These pages gives brief examples of different citation styles to help you create proper citations as well as providing access to a citation engine for quick cites.