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ENGL 1020: English Composition 1020

This guide will help you devise a search strategy from a research question, find resources, and get through that big paper.

Writing and Citation Help

Citing Your Sources

Don't let citations get you down. Get ahead of the curve by using these librarian-recommended tools:

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MLA 8th Edition Citations

Have no fear. Learn to cite using MLA style. This short tutorial walks you through the why and how of MLA!


Use Noodletool's interactive forms to cite it yourself:

A Helpful Hint:

Almost all of the library databases have a way to grab an MLA citation. Look for a quotation mark or "Cite" (you can Ctrl+F "cite" in the page!) to pull it. Make sure to look it over - they're usually not 100% correct!


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