Whenever you quote, paraphrase, summarize or refer to someone else's
work you are required to cite the source. A citation provides
information that allows readers to locate the original source you
are citing. Typical parts of a citation include author, title,
publication data, date, and web address (URL).
As you do your research keep a detailed list of the books,
periodical articles, Web, and other information sources you use.
Below are examples of very basic citations with each of the
important parts labeled: