For every information source you use, you must write down:
Additional information is also needed for specific types of sources:
For Journal Articles
For Information from Databases
For Information from the Internet
Remember to always check your citation style manual for necessary citation components and sample formats for each type of source that you use.
Professors and instructors often use plagiarism checking software such as turnitin.com to check students' work for similarities to web pages, other student papers and published articles.
If your professor requires you to use turnitin.com, they will provide you with log in code.
Watch this video for more information about how turnitin.com works and how you can prevent plagiarism.