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Citation Help

In academic writing it is important to cite resources you consult. This guide will overview the process for various types of resources and introduce you to software programs that can help with the process.

Reed Citation Challenge

Whether you’re a senior writing your thesis, a junior working on your qualifying exam, or a first year writing your first research paper, this resource is for you. This is an opportunity to opt-in to a personal challenge to reflect on, commit to, and share your own ethical citation practices. This tool is meant only as a guide, and we encourage you to share your experience if you are willing. 

Sign up for the Reed Citation Challenge!


Check out other participants' responses in the Reed Citation Challenge spreadsheet. Read more about how to cite your sources below.