A citation serves two main purposes: it gives credit to the author, artist, or creator, and it allows your reader to find the book, article, or photogragh.
A style guide shows you how to format your foot notes, bibliographies, or works cited lists.
Citation style manuals are available at the Reference Desk.
These online resources offer helpful information for writing research papers and correctly referencing sources.
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