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How to appropriately cite your sources
Last Updated: Apr 14, 2014 URL: Print Guide

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The goals of accurate citation are:


  1. To credit the author, and
  2. To enable the reader to find the material.

Use the tabs above to select a citation style.

Librarians at the libraries' reference desks will be glad to provide assistance in using these tools.

Please consult your instructor if you have any questions about the citation format you are to follow.

For even more information, see the list of citation tools on the library web site:

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