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Wilson Southern Middle School Library: Citing Sources/Creating A Bibliography

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The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers free access to their research and citation guidelines.

When and Why Do We Need To Cite Sources?


Here's a great video explaing when to cite sources and why it is necessary to cite your sources.

MLA 8 Works Cited Necessities

For each source used, find out the above information and put it together using the appropriate punctuation.  If any of the information cannot be found, skip it and go on to the next item.