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There are many reasons why it is important to cite the resources that you consult when researching a paper. The most important of these are:


  • Gives credit to authors whose works you have used (whether you quote them or not).
  • Provides a trail by which others can locate the materials you consulted.
  • Provide evidence for your arguments and add credibility to your work.
  • Properly citing materials is one strategy to help you avoid plagiarism.

You can used following tools to help you create the citation.