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Cite Sources

Guide to creating citations for your bibliography and works cited pages.

LCCC Library Research

Library Research Staff
Research IT Desk
2nd Floor
Library/Community Resource Center
440-366-4106 1-800-995-5222, ext 4106

The Basics

While researching, make note of these 5 basic pieces of information about ANY source you use:

  1. Author(s)
  2. Title of the book, article, or web site
  3. Where it was published
  4. Who published it
  5. When it was published or when you found it on a web site
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