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ENGL 401 - First-Year Writing (UNH Durham): Citing & Writing

Annotated Bibliography

How to Avoid Plagiarism

Above are documents that provide some tips on avoiding plagiarism. 

RefWorks

RefWorks is a web based citation management and bibliography creator tool.

Why use RefWorks? 

  • to create bibliographies and format citations in papers quickly;
  • to create, organize, and manage your own personal database of articles and resources online;
  • to import references easily from many databases;
  • to share references with others; and
  • to collaborate with others on one or more projects.

For more information, and to set up a free account, click the link above.

MLA Online & Print Resources

Note: The MLA Handbook 8th edition is the most current.

Check that any sites or books you view for examples are using the edition your instructor wants you to use.

Databases and Citation Styles

Some library databases, such as those from EBSCO and ProQuest, allow you to get bibliographic information in selected citation styles, such as APA or MLA, when emailing and saving records. 

You can also Export citations from many databases in our licensed citation manager RefWorks