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Human Relations in Business: CITING

Help with research for Susan Coffee's Bus 280 course.

Plagiarism is Against the Law

Washington Administrative Code

Academic Dishonesty

WAC 132Q-30-210

Acts of academic dishonesty include the following: 

  ...   (e) Plagiarism which includes the use, by paraphrase or direct quotation, of the published or unpublished work of another person without full and clear acknowledgment. It also includes the unacknowledged use of materials prepared by another person or agency engaged in the selling of term papers or other academic materials.  ...

  ...   (4) Acts of academic dishonesty will be reported by the faculty member to the chief student services officer.


MLA Style

Citations in Databases

Many of the library databases will create your citations for you. Look for the "cite" feature - usually found along with "print" and "save."

Here is an example from the ProQuest database:

screenshot of cite feature in database