Different professions have their own requirements for documentation and publish their own style manuals. At HACC three styles are used by faculty in various disciplines:
Ask your professor which style they would like you to use, and get help citing your sources on the Citation Guide
The links in this guide offer an entry point to useful sources for Business, Management & Marketing Research.
Some things to keep in mind:
Use the CRAAP Test method to determine if a web resource is right for you. Evaluate sources based on the following points:
Definition: In an instructional setting, plagiarism occurs when a writer deliberately uses someone else’s language, ideas, or other original (not common-knowledge) material without acknowledging its source.
While some types of writing aren't as concerned with documenting sources, ideas, images, sounds, etc. traditional academic writing requires these best practices.
Sources: wpacouncil.org and owl.english.purdue.edu
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