The research guide "Cite Your Sources" has information and resources for APA, Chicago, and MLA styles.
Watch this embedded video "Citation: A (Very) Brief Introduction" to better understand the role of citations in academic research.
NoodleTools is a web-based citation management software tool. Vol State students can create a free account and have properly formatted citations and Works Cited page for their course assignments.
Need help creating your account or using this software? Check out NoodleTools: A Guide.
Review all your course assignments at the beginning of the semester.
Does an assignment require resources other than your textbook?
Does an assignment require research?
Research, writing a paper, giving a speech, or creating a presentation is easier when you choose the right topic. Research your topic before committing to it.