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HIST 4261: World War II (Cox): Writing and Citation Help

Fall 2014

Writing a Bibliography

When you have finished writing your research paper and it is time to make the bibliography citing all the sources you used in your paper, there are standard ways to do that.  If your professor has not suggested a standard he/she wants you to follow, refer to the Citation Guides & Style Manuals section of the webpage for helpful suggestions.


RefWorks Allows users to generate citations and bibliographies in a variety of formats. Tutorial: Quick-start Guide:



UNT Student Writing Lab

"The UNT Writing Lab offers free tutoring to all UNT students.  The Writing Lab helps students in all disciplines and at all stages of their academic careers—from English Composition students to Graduate students writing dissertations.  You can meet with a tutor in person at our main location in the Auditorium Building and our evening location in the Willis Library, or you can participate in a digital tutoring session, which allows you to discuss a paper or ask questions from the comfort of your own home or office—anywhere you may have internet connection."

For more information about the Writing Lab, please visit their website at

What is plagiarism?

UNT Writing Lab - Avoiding Plagarism

Academic Integrity -UNT Center for Student Rights & Responsibilities -"Many people think of plagiarism as copying another's work, or borrowing someone else's original ideas. But terms like 'copying' and 'borrowing' can disguise the seriousness of the offense:" (taken from

Types of Plagiarism -"Anyone who has written or graded a paper knows that plagiarism is not always a black and white issue. The boundary between plagiarism and research is often unclear. Learning to recognize the various forms of plagiarism, especially the more ambiguous ones, is an important step towards effective prevention. Many people think of plagiarism as copying ..."

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