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Citing Sources: Home
The goals of accurate citation are:
- To credit the author, and
- To enable the reader to find the material.
- Use the tabs above to select a citation style.
- Research and writing consultants will provide assistance in using these tools.
- Please consult your professor if you have any questions about the citation format you are to follow.
- For even more information, see the list of citation tools.
- Here is also a brief video about why we cite.
- Purdue Owl: Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing