How do I use sources in my paper?

Using Sources

How to Use a Source: The BEAM Method

Quoting Sources

Hunter's Rockowitz Writing Center has this guide to Quotation, Paraphrase and Plagiarism

Purdue OWL [Online Writing Lab] offers Quoting, Paraphrasing and Summarizing

Citation Styles

Use the MLA documentation style (Excelsior Online Writing Lab)
Use the APA documentation style (Excelsior Online Writing Lab)

The Rockowitz Writing Center has more great resources. Check the items listed under Citation and Documentation.

Here are resources for citing directly from the MLA, APA

Citation Tools

Citation tools can help you to format your sources correctly. They can also help to encourage collaboration and good research skills.  Click to learn more about the Library's citation tools.


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