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Citation of Sources

Avoiding Plagiarism
Part of being a good student means that you know how to responsibly use the information you find in the library and on the web. Our Plagiarism Prevention pages can help you learn what to do to avoid the dastardly deed and properly cite your sources.
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Citing ERIC Documents - APA Reference Style
From the Lydia M. Olson Library at Northern Michigan University.
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Citing medicine: the NLM style guide for authors, editors, and publishers /
Citing Medicine provides assistance to authors in compiling lists of references for their publications, to editors in revising such lists, to publishers in setting reference standards for their authors and editors, and to librarians and others in formatting bibliographic citations.
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Diana Hacker's Research and Documentation Online
Four of the major styles (APA, MLA, Chicago, CBE) are represented here (divided by area: Humanities, Social Sciences, History, Sciences). Users can access examples of each type of citation using drop down menus or see the styles "in action" by perusing sample papers written in each style.
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Chicago Manual of Style
Abbreviated form guide for scientific and humanities styles.
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The Chicago Manual of Style Online
Presents the basics of this documentation system, with various examples.
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Citation Generators

Bibliography Building Software (Noodlebib) - Enter required info then cut & paste!
ID Card access required for remote users - this program enables users to build a bibliography - create a profile and enter the information and citation style (MLA, APA etc)- Noodlebib will automatically generate a list and properly format it to citation type (journal article, book, website etc). Once built, the lists can be stored or shared with other users. Highly recommended resource for generating citations.
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MLA Formatting and Style Guide
Guidelines for formatting a paper using MLA, covering in-text citations, footnotes, the works cited page and more.
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