More Help with APA
Updated: 2019 To ensure consistency for students, modifications to citation examples are made only between semesters january.
Why do we must cite, anyway?
- You give credit to the original authors/sources of information and get away from plagiarism
- Your readers can quickly access your sources that are original
- You add credibility to your assignments and help prove your arguments.
Colleges/Universities, subject matter and professions select and use a standard method of citation. Be sure to consult with your Professor on what solution to use.
If you were to think about any of it, most of the details that gets into a paper or article can be organized into three groups: “common knowledge” “my ideas”, and “other people’s ideas”. By understanding these groups, we could see why citations matter in our work.
Let’s start with common knowledge, which comes with well established and reliable facts. Continue reading