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NBMS Media Center: Citing your sources

Making smart choices about technology

WHY CITE?

YOU SHOULD CITE FOR TWO REASONS: 

-TO TELL READERS WHERE YOU FOUND YOUR INFORMATION

-TO GIVE CREDIT WHERE CREDIT IS DUE (avoid plagiarism)

OVERVIEW OF CITING SOURCES

BRAIN POP CITING SOURCES

Watch the video above using your NBMS login (see Edline or your database sheet)

MCPS GUIDELINES

COMICS TO THINK ABOUT

TOOLS FOR CITING

Use these tools to help with citing sources. Sign in with your MCPS login & password.