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International Academy Library Resources: Citing Your Sources

This research guide is designed to support the International Academy across all programs.

Citation Guide

For help with creating citations, visit the Citation Research Guide.

Citing can be sweet!!


Citing your sources are important because it distinguishes your thoughts and analysis from the thoughts of others.


Plagiarism: Using someone else’s idea(s) without giving them credit.

To learn more about how to avoid plagiarism and correctly cite your sources, take the Avoiding Plagiarism interactive tutorial:

Citation Management Tools

Citation management tools help you save, organize, and access the articles you find during your research in one place.  There are many citation management tools available such as the ones listed below.