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PSCI 2305: American Government

Library research guide for PSCI 2305

How Do I Cite My Sources?

APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. This resource, revised according to the 6th edition, second printing of the APA manual, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page. For more information, please consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, (6th ed., 2nd printing).

How do I avoid plagiarism?

 

An easy flow chart to refer to so you know when to cite a source!

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And remember, the Credible Hulk always cites his sources...

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