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Students in Transition Seminar: Why Citations Matter

Why citations matter

The videos on this page show you how to cite in APA style or MLA style. You only need to complete the quiz for either APA style or MLA style.  You can try answering the quiz as many times as you want.   When you complete the quiz, be sure to print out your badge or email, and show it to your instructor.

Let's get started!  Please pick one of the tutorials:  APA style or MLA style.  If you major in social sciences or sciences, please choose APA style.  If you major in humanities, please choose MLA style.  There are many other styles.  Once you know how to cite in APA or MLA, you will be able to master the other styles.

If you need more assistance, check out the Owl Writing Lab.

Owl Writing Lab - APA Formatting and Style Guide 

Owl Writing Lab - MLA Formatting and Style Guide 

 

Tutorial for APA Style

quiz for APA style

Watch this video on how to create citations in APA style.  Be sure to finish the quiz and print out the certificate at the end.  

APA Citations

If you would like to learn more APA style, please visit this online tutorial for APA style

quiz for APA style

Tutorial for MLA style

Watch this video on how to create citations in MLA style.  Be sure to finish the quiz and print out the certificate at the end.

If you would like to learn more MLA style, please visit this online tutorial for MLA 8th edition

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