Give credit where credit is due. Cite your sources. The College of Arts and Sciences has detailed information about recognizing and avoiding plagiarism.
Detailed help using MLA citation style is available online at Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL) site.
We also have the MLA Handbook, Olin Reference LB 2369 .G53 2016, at the Olin Library reference desk. We are always happy to help you with your citation questions in person, on the phone, or online (e-mail and chat 24/7).
Information on choosing and using citation management software is available on our citation management page.