Anthropology 013 (Forensic Anthropology): Citing Resources

Research Project (Poster Session)

Chabot MLA Handout

MLA Handbook, Eighth Edition

Check out our new MLA 8 Libguide, or quickly download the MLA 8 Handout.  We also have the MLA 7 Handout, if your instructor is still going by MLA 7.  Handbooks are available for checkout and one copy is always available for quick look-up at the reference desk.

Noodlebib

Citation Generators

You can also find websites which will create a citation after you plug in the necessary information (author, title, web address or publisher, etc). Some versions of Microsoft Word also include a citation generator.

NCSU Library (my favorite!)

Son of Citation Machine

AVOID Plagiarism

Plagiarism: Plagiarism is using another person's words or ideas without giving credit to the other person.

COMMON TYPES OF PLAGIARISM

Paraphrasing without giving credits to the original source

Quoting less than what has been copied

Creating a paper by cutting and pasting phrases, sentences, or paragraphs from other publications

Working on an individual assignment with a partner and turning in identical answers

 

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Chabot APA Handout

APA Publication Manual

You can access Chabot Library's new APA handout or you can come in and ask the reference librarian for a hard copy of the handbooks. 

To look up DOIs for online articles go to: http://www.crossref.org/guestquery/

You Quote It, You Cite It!

You Quote It, You Cite It Icon

You Quote It, You Cite It! is Las Positas Library's adaptation of the Acadia University Library's tutorial on avoiding plagiarism.  Click here to take the tutorial.