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ENGL 1301 West - Evaluative Essay: Writing & Citing

Documentation & Plagiarism

Not sure why you need to document your sources? 

Read our Documentation & Plagiarism Guide to find out.

APA Documentation Style

In the APA (American Psychological Association) format, one of several documentation formats, you briefly identify our sources in the text of your paper, then give the full information in the Reference List at the end of the paper. Each campus library has a copy of the Publication Manual of the APA available for use in the library and in the circulating collection that you can check out for 2 weeks. We've also created on online guide with several examples and tips: 

MLA (Modern Language Association) Documentation Style

Each campus Library has a copy of the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers in the Reference collection for use in the library and copies in the circulating collection that you can check out for 2 weeks. We've also created on online guide with several examples and tips: 

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