These guides will allow you to learn about the specific requirements for your citations and references based on whatever citation style your class is working with. Be sure to check with your professor about their specific formatting requirements as well.
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It is important to cite your sources to give credit where it is due and to avoid the consequences of plagiarism.
Check with your instructor as to which style format you need to use. The Mabee-Simpson Library has guides for several formatting styles (MLA, APA, Chicago/Turabian and others). Listed below are the library's hard copy of style manuals.
Plug your work into a plagiarism checker to see if you have accidently committed plagiarism. Below are several free packages that are very popular. Lyon College does not necessarily endorse nor condone content found on third-party websites. Links are provided as a convenience only.
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