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Citing Your Sources

Knowing how to document resources in a paper is extremely important. If resources are not properly cited, a writer can be accused of plagiarism, or using somebody else's original ideas without giving he or she credit for them. Being charged of plagiarism can have severe consequences.

PLAGIARISM

Academic integrity
By University of Kansas

What is plagiarism and why do people do it?
By Purdue University OWL

DOCUMENTING AND CITING SOURCES


APA Format

APA format references Page
By University of Kansas

General APA guidelines
By Purdue University OWL

APA style guide
By University of Southern Mississippi


MLA Format

MLA citation style
By Concordia University

MLA "Works Cited" page
By University of Kansas

Upcoming Workshops!

Finals Write-In!

Wednesday, May 2; 6pm- 11pm; 162 Thorndike Hall or New Res TV Lounge

Please join the Graduate Writing Center and the Office of Residential Services for an evening of finals writing.  Writing consultants will be on site to answer quick questions and cheer you on. 

No RSVP is required.  


Upcoming Mini Workshops

Dates:  

Concept Mapping, March 20

Annotated Bibliographies, April 6

Outlining, April 10

Time:  10 am- 12pm

Location: The GWC, 162 Thorndike

The GWC is hosting three mini workshops in the month of February covering a different topic each week.  These workshops are limited to four students working closely with one consultant.  

To RSVP email writingcenter@tc.edu.