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How to Cite a Source


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How to Cite a Source

Almost all of the information you find on the Internet is copyrighted. All copyright and intellectual property laws also apply to the Internet, so become familiar with terms-of-use policies and how to cite a source.

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  • Citing is the act of attributing borrowed ideas used in your own work to the authors or locations from which you took them.
  • Always assume something is copyrighted and as a general rule, ask permission before using it.

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