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Wednesday, July 18, 2007 at 1:56:47 PM


Documenting Sources

Research and Documentation Online
A very helpful site by Diane Hacker shows how to find and document sources in the humanities, social sciences, history, and the sciences, including sample student papers.

Writing Research Papers Using MLA Documentation
A guide to using Modern Language Association documentation in research papers.

The Citation Machine
An interactive tool for creating citationsójust fill in the blanks.

A reference guide to using internet sources.

Citing References in Your Paper
How to create parenthetical citations and Works Cited page.

The Chicago Manual of Style Online
An easy-to-use and completely searchable guide. Use the Quick Guide link for examples of how to use Chicago-style citations.

For APA Style
How to use the American Psychological Association style.

Writing an Annotated Bibliography
How to create an organized list of sources, each followed by a brief note or "annotation."


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