Citation is stating where you got your information.
The reasons you cite:
You need to cite:
There are citation experts at Mount Royal. Here are some resources they have created and ways to contact them.
There are many reference manager programs you can choose from (even beyond the two listed here). Both do all the basics: manage your references, create in-text citations and bibliographies. You should pick the one that is right for you.
*Free at the moment, but was purchased by Elsevier in 2013.
Mendeley has three parts: Mendeley Web, Mendeley Desktop, Mendeley Citation creator. Install it on your own computer or use it on the library computers (we hope to expand it to more computers on campus soo).
Generate citations with Mendeley
More Mendeley info can be found on their site, here: http://resources.mendeley.com/