Copyright Websites

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Source Citation Guidance

Sources are required for many projects, essays, and research papers. In order to avoid plagiarism students need to learn to cite these sources accurately. These websites will give students guidance in the complex rules of citing.

US Copyright Office

This is the official website for United States copyright services, and provides accurate and up to date information on copyright laws, the rules and stipulations of fair use, and copyright duration.


This site gives helpful advice and examples for quoting, building a bibliography, or using an in-text citation. It provides the rules for both MLA and APA citation format, and shows how to cite from sources such as books, websites, encyclopedias, textbooks, and collective works.