Acknowledging your sources

There are many different ways to cite materials—MLA, APA, Chicago, engineering style, medical style and more. Choose the guide for the style you've been asked to use for your papers:

Also, remember that Dalhousie Libraries has made Zotero available for free to students. Zotero is a free citation manager that allows you to manage citations, webpages, images and full-text articles.

Why is it important to cite?

Check out these videoclips of students from diverse cultural backgrounds, explaining why people around the world agree that it's important to reference.