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  • MLA Citations and What Needs to be Cited?




    You have spent so much time doing reasearch and formulating your paper - but now we have come to citations.  You probably are very familiar with making bibliographies, or works cited pages - but citations don't end there.  

    Every little thing that you didn't already have stored in your brain before you started researching or didn't think up originally for this paper needs to be cited.  And not just at the end - but inside the text of the paper as well.  

    I have attached a really great tutorial on citations below.  Please read it carefully and apply it to your paper.