As we work our way through the first major essay, it is clear that many students need a refresher on referencing sources such as quotes and statistics in the body of their work.
Many lessons, guides, and examples can be found via Purdue University’s Online Writing Lab, a helpful (and free!) tool available for students.
Relevant Purdue OWL lessons for referencing sources include:
In addition, here are some of my tools and samples that may be useful:
- Guide to Using Quotations and Statistics
- Quotes and Citations – Lessons & Examples
- Student Sample Essay
We will also work our way through a number of examples in class using our own writing. In the meantime, as rough copies come together, please make use of the resources on this page.