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 Citing Sources
It is very important to cite your sources.  It not only gives credit to the 

creator of the original work but it also gives your work credibility.

When in doubt.... Cite it! 

Need help creating a bibliography or citing information 

in your work? Try these websites.

Easy Bib logo 
Easy Bib
  • A free online citation tool that automatically formats in MLA, APA, 
  • and Chicago styles.
Plagiarism Checker by Grammarly
  • use to find plagiarism in your writing and it checks for other                             writing issues.
Noodle Tools logo
  • student citation tool for MLA, APA, and Chicago includes information                     on citation building, bibliographies, notecards, and outlining.  
Purdue Owl logo
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)
  • provides writing and citation tips in APA and MLA formats, and information       about plagiarism for students and teachers.  

Purdue Owl: Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing

  • information on the differences between the three and the best time                          to use each  

 Watch the videos linked below for more research info.  

What is Plagiarism?
Databases vs Websites Evaluating Websites
Notetaking Tips Trash or Treasure
Basics of Citing Sources
Intro to Databases with Boolean search techniques
Britannica School - NOTE: elementary students find Britannica in the databases tab in MackinVia
Digital Footprints
Gale Academic OneFile with advanced search techniques geared to High School students
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