Our Love — Hate for Citations

I appreciate reading a source which is properly cited. It lets me know where the material originated.

Often the citation gives me information about the validity of what I am reading.

Authors should be given credit for their work via proper citations.


Students are often intimidated by the requirement of citations for their papers.

Here are some helpful sources:

The MLA format:

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See more at: http://www.anselm.edu/Library/Research-Help/Research-Tutorials/Understanding-Citations.htm


Remember that not all material needs to be cited.

The Purdue OWL is a great resource:

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There are several citation machines online that will help you out, but always double check. They are not fool-proof!

Here’s one:

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Also, this for this one you can simply type in the book’s ISBN number.

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Today’s Assignment: Do your citations!