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Course & Subject Guides
Tutorial - Avoiding Plagiarism
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This tutorial presents the concept of plagiarism, ways to avoid it, and reviews University policy.
Putting it all together
Organizing your research and putting your ideas down on paper can be difficult. You can get writing help at the Writing Center.
Online Guide to CSE Citation Style
CSE Citation Style Examples
This guide from The Ohio State University Libraries includes examples of citations for articles, books and other resources.
Citing Sources Using a Citation Manager
Keep track of all of your reference lists and bibliographies. Pitt's library resources work with citation management tools and allow you to import citations from sources like PittCat and article databases.
Mendeley manages your reference lists and serves as an academic social network. Organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.
EndNote allows you to search online bibliographic databases, organize references and create and format instant bibliographies. It's integrated with Microsoft Word as well.
Zotero is an application that collects, manages, and cites research sources. It's easy to use, connects with your web browser to download sources, and best of all it's free.
Need help with formatting citations? Use this brief guide to five major styles.