Welcome to the Citation Guide!
This guide will show you how to create citations directly in the text of your assignment and how to organize references.
If you are unsure which style to use, ask your professor for a recommendation.
Please contact a librarian if you have any questions about how to use any of the resources mentioned in this guide.
What are citations and references?
Citations and references indicate where a piece of information was found and who is responsible for it.
Why cite and reference?
When to cite and reference?
Any time you present someone else's ideas, words or you summarize their findings in your assignment, you must cite and reference.
The Library has prepared the following citation handouts to help students cite their sources and avoid plagiarism. Each one provides examples of bibliography entries and in-text citations for various types of sources.