Citation Quick Guides and Style Manuals: Why Cite?
Quick guides to the most commonly used citation styles with links to examples of subject specific styles.
Resources for Students
Multiple Reasons to Cite Your Sources!
- Avoid plagiarism
- Give credit where it is due
- Provide authority/evidence for your arguments/presentation
- Indicates the extent and quality of your research
- Enables your reader to locate your reference sources
- Standard practice in the the academic world