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help to guide students through the writing process.
Citation Formats for Bibliographies & References
- Remember to cite your souce, when either quoting directly or paraphasing.
- Cite your source whenever you present an idea that isn't your own.
- Websites must be cited in your notes/bibliography, too; if you cut and paste - or paraphrase - from a website, cite the webpage.
- When in doubt, cite your source.
Writing Papers: A Handbook for Students at Smith College
Read "When to Cite" starting on page 47 (p.54 of 71 in pdf file).
Citation Guides & Style Manuals
Smith Libraries guide links to online versions of MLA, Chicago, and other popular manuals for writing papers and formatting footnote and bibliography citations. Includes a section on how to cite images.
Art & Neilson Reference Desk PN171 .F56 W35 2006
Walker, Janice R., and Todd Taylor. The Columbia Guide to Online Style. 2nd ed. New York: Columbia University Press, 2006.
Covers humanities and scientific formats.
Using RefWorks to Manage Your Citations