It is important to always cite your sources. Citation helps you avoid plagiarism, and allows the reader to find your research sources. Citing your sources also helps to make your writing more believable, and gives evidence to your arguments. These websites will help make it easy for you to cite your sources properly.
Created by the CHSE English Department, this guide provides step-by-step directions for writing a research paper and includes directions for citing sources. Click on the link below to download the "Writing the Research Paper" guide.
The Purdue Owl guide to MLA is the authority on citation. This guide contains easy-to-understand directions on formatting citations, in-text (parethetical) citations, and works cited pages in MLA format.