Citing your sources properly will help you avoid plagiarism. The information on this page will help you do just that.
There are several citation formats, APA, MLA, and Chicago are the most common. For your ESL classes you will be using APA style. The guide below will provide you with information for creating citations in APA format.
APA (American Psychological Association)
Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title: Capital letter for subtitle also. Publisher.
Author, A. A., B. B., & Author, C. C. (Year). Title of Article. Title of Periodical, volume number (issue number), pages. http://dx.doi.org/xx.xxx/yyyy
Author, A. A., & Author, B.B. (Date of publication). Title of Webpage. Name of Website. URL
(Author, Year of publication, p. #)
Angeli, E., Wagner, J., Lawrick, E., Moore, K., Anderson, M., Soderlund, L., & Brizee, A. (2010, May 5). General Format. Retrieved from http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
Learn more at: http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource
There are three ways you can integrate sources into your paper.
For more information and to see examples of how to integrate sources, see the Integrate Sources Into Your Paper link below.