The NOVA library catalog and many of the article databases provide citations. These citations should be carefully checked for accuracy.
You can also ask a librarian for help, or consult the websites listed below.
Why to Cite:
When to Cite:
You should cite a source if you reproduce, quote, paraphrase, or summarize ideas and/or media created by other individuals. When in doubt, cite!
Plagiarism Has Consequences:
Plagiarism may not seem like a big deal, but there can be some severe and/or long lasting effects:
Types of Plagiarism:
There are many different types of plagiarism, including self-plagiarism.