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COM 10 - Dr. Ganster

This guide is developed to help you find resources for your informative speech, persuasive speech, and your VLOG.

MLA Format

The Purdue OWL is the official online guide to the MLA style format. It covers most of the situations you're likely to encounter. 

 

 


 

Why do I need to cite sources?

  1. Because it reflects on your personal integrity and the credibility of your work
  2. There are serious repercussions for not citing sources in the KU Academic Honesty Policy
  3. It is illegal to take credit for someone else's work or idea
  4. It can ruin your career
  5. More info at: 

http://www.plagiarism.org/citing-sources/whats-a-citation/

Is it plagiarism yet?


Here is a helpful link to a "Works Cited" page in MLA format:

https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/mla_formatting_and_style_guide/mla_sample_works_cited_page.html