Why should I cite my sources?
- To demonstrate you have considered others' research
- To direct readers to additional information
- To establish credibility as a careful researcher
- To show professional honesty and courtesy
How do I cite my sources?
MLA Style APA Style
Research Guide:Bibliographic Citations Using MLA Style
Example of an MLA Format Research Paper
by writing expert Diana Hacker. Pay special attention to the last two pages of the paper, where you'll find the bibliography.
MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers 7th edition, 2009
Call Number: LB2369 .G53 2009
Research Guide: APA Citation Guide
Example of an APA format research paper
From publisher Bedford/St. Martin's. The list of references is on last two pages of the paper.
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, 2010.
Call Number: BF76.7 .P83 2010
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