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Distance Education: Citation Assistance

Library resources for distance education students.

Documentation & Plagiarism


Definition courtesy of Merriam-Webster:

Plagiarize: to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own: use (another's production) without crediting the source

Make every effort to document and acknowledge your sources!

Citation Documentation styles

Useful online citation resources:

Citation Generators

Microsoft Word:  Office, New, Report, Academic Papers and Reports, Choose Formats APA, MLA, etc.

Databases: Look for the Cite Link in the toolbar on the right hand side of the screen.

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