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ENG 101: English Comp (Pesce): Cite Sources

Citing Your Sources

It is important to give credit to the authors of the books, periodicals and other sources used in writing your research paper. Failure to acknowledge the source of information referenced is considered plagiarism. For help creating citations using MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian citation formats see one of the guides below or try our online citation tool Noodlebib to the right. Please consult with your professor concerning their preferred citation format.


NoodleTools is a web application that creates, punctuates, and formats a work cited page in MLA, APA or Chicago/Turabian styles. Accounts must be created the first time on campus or by clicking the link below.

For more information see:


Citing Images

If you saw the image in person at a museum or art gallery: 

Last name, First name. Title of painting. 1900. type of medium (oil and canvas). Museum, City of Museum.


If you saw the image on a website, like a museum website or an artist's website: 

Last name, First name. Title of art work. 1950. Museum, City. Name of Website. Web. 20 Aug. 2015. 


If you saw the image on a database, like Artstor: 

Last Name, First name. Title of art work. 1980. Museum, City. Name of database. Web. 20 Aug. 2015.

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