CIS 1100: Introduction to Computer Concepts

Citing Your Resources

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.

  • Citation of Sources
    This lists citation engines which help you create proper citations as well as providing information on different citation styles.
  • Tips on avoiding plagiarism
  • Turnitin
    Turnitin is a service that faculty and students use to detect and avoid plagiarism in their writing.
  • NoodleBib
    NoodleBib is an online resource that will help you format MLA and APA bibliographies, exporting them directly to your word processing program.

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Bidgoli, H. (2003). Encyclopedia of information systems. Amsterdam: Academic Press. Ref T 58.5 E535 2003 (4 vols.)

Khosrowpour, M. (2005). Encyclopedia of information science and technology. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference. Ref Z 1006 .E566 2005 (5 vols.)

Knapp, S. D., & Knapp, S. D. (2000). The contemporary thesaurus of search terms and synonyms: A guide for natural language computer searching. Phoenix, AZ: Oryx Press. Ref ZA 4060 .K58 2000

Trauth, E. M. (2006). Encyclopedia of gender and information technology. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference. Ref HD 6060.6 .E53 2006

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Reference Sources include dictionaries, encyclopedias, directories and more.
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