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Citing Resources

Helpful citation guides like OWL at Purdue will provide assistance with the most basic and frequently cited materials. For additional and more obscure material types, search Google, as many other citation guides exist from university to university. See the below screenshot as an example.

Image of a google search to find additional citation-related assistance

Managing Resources

To learn about easy ways to keep track of your research sources, try a citation manager!  You can easily gather, organize and include citations while you write your paper!

 Citation Management  -  Refworks, Endnote, Zotero, Mendeley

Research Strategies

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What UR professors say...

“Citing…sources pushes the writer to consider what new information she/he can bring to the table for further discussion, creating along the way an argumentative niche for the paper in progress.”