FYE 1070: Leadership and Success

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Books in the Main Stacks

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

Hiebert, M. (2001). The encyclopedia of leadership: A practical guide to popular leadership theories and techniques. New York: McGraw-Hill.
This comprehensive source contains useful sections on such topics as strategic thinking, problem solving, communication, and leading and influencing others.
Reference HD 57.7.H525 2001

Find Articles on Leadership


  • Leadership
  • Leadership Compass
  • Principal Leadership
  • Journal of School Leadership
  • Educational Leadership
  • Planning and Changing

To find indexing and full-text information for these titles, check the Journal Locator.

Web Sites

20th Century Great American Business Leaders
The Harvard Business School’s Leadership Initiative group has created this database “to identify and chronicle the lives of 20th century men and women whose business leadership shaped the ways that people live, work, and interact.” Search for people in a variety of ways, including by industry, era, or education. (It is necessary to fill out a brief disclaimer form to see full entries.)

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