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History Research Guide: Citing Sources

Plagiarism, Copyright, and Citation Basics

Why do I need to cite my sources? What is plagiarism and how do I avoid it? What is the relationship between copyright and plagiarism? This self-paced instructional module will help you understand plagiarism and copyright, as well as basic citation principles.

Free Reference Management Tools

See the Reference Management Tools tab in this guide for an in-depth description of these tools and how to make them work best for you.