Citing Sources

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Why Cite?

Citations are important for a few reasons:

a Little more about plagiarism...

Plagiarism is when you take something that is not yours (an idea, words, drawing, etc.) and pass it off as your own without giving credit to the original creator.

To avoid plagiarism, cite your sources. Examples of types of works that need to be cited include ideas, direct quotes, words you paraphrase, drawings, statistics, graphs, art, music, videos, and images.

When in doubt, cite the source! Use NoodleTools to create your Works Cited page.

Tips for paraphrasing