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English 110 - Kilgore: Citing Sources

This guide provides search strategies and recommended resources for research in English 110 with Julia Kilgore.

MLA Citation Guidelines

Most library databases include a citation tool that allows you to generate a citation for the source in different citation styles. Always check automatically-generated citations against the citation guidelines to make sure they are accurate. Use the following guidelines for help citing your sources using the MLA citation style:

Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing

These examples will help you integrate your research into your writing:

Why We Cite

This brief video explains why citations are so important (there are more reasons than you may know):