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UCDC Research Seminar: Cite Sources

Citation Help

How to cite your sources 

Below are links to guides for the three major styles used for most academic papers or research in the humanities, social sciences, and some scientific disciplines:

Citation Management

There are a few free online tools to help you manage your citations across projects:

Why cite your sources?

"Ethics, copyright laws, and courtesy to readers require authors to identify the sources of direct quotations and of any facts or opinions not generally known or easily checked." 

Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition (Chicago: Chicago Univ. Press), p. 594.

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