When a professor asks you to "cite your sources", what's the point?
Well, citations serve three major roles in scholarly work:
In each case, it's important that you acknowledge the ways in which others' ideas contributed to your own. Otherwise, you run the risk of plagiarism.
If you incorporate or refer to others' theories, words, ideas or concepts in your paper, you must document each one using a citation.
RefWorks is a web-based bibliographic software package that enables you to:
It's free for all Saint Peter's students, faculty and staff.
Steps: Find resources in data sources -> Save/Cite/Export to RefWorks -> Log in RefWorks to manage your research.
New users must create an account to start using RefWorks.
For more information about using RefWorks, please check User Guide on New RefWorks.
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