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Citation Tuesdays

  • Citation Tuesdays  (Join the session)
    Tuesdays from Noon-1pm US Eastern Time, starting on January 11 until May 10th
    Our Citation Help Sessions will focus primarily on APA style, but we welcome all citation questions.  After providing a tip of the week, we will answer questions about reference list and in-text citations, as well as information on where to find citation help at the UMGC Library website. Come to a Citation Tuesday session and learn how to make your writing stronger with correct citations!

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  • Jan 11: What is a DOI, and how do I use it in a reference citation?
  • Jan 18: How does the number of authors affect the reference and in-text citation?
  • Jan 25: Awebpage always has an author--often it is an organization.
  • Feb 1: How to capitalize an article or book or webpage title.
  • Feb 8: If a webpage or other item has no date, what do I cite it?
  • Feb 15: Is it okay to use the citation generated by a database or other citation software?
  • Feb 22: Dowe have guides to legal citations?
  • Mar 1: What is the difference between APA, MLA, and Chicago?
  • Mar 8: I need to cite the same article more than once in a paragraph.
  • Mar 15: I need to cite more than one item with the same author and same date.
  • Mar 22: How do I cite classroom materials?
  • Mar 29: Do we have guides or examples for formatting a whole paper in APA?
  • Apr 5: How do I cite a book or an ebook?
  • Apr 12: How do I cite a source within a source?
  • Apr 19: I'm looking at an article citation--how do I search for the article in our library?
  • Apr 26: Where do I get citation help in the UMGC library?
  • May 3: What is a DOI, and how do I use it in a reference citation?
  • May 10: How does the number of authors affect the reference and in-text citation?

Thursday Night Help Sessions, Spring 2022

No reservations are required.  Sessions are limited to 500 participants.

  • APA Citations  (Join the Webinar)
    Thursday, January 20, 2022, 7-8 PM US Eastern Time 
    Robert Miller, UMGC Reference & Instruction Librarian
    We will present the basics of reference and in-text citations, as well as where to find citation help at the UMGC Library website. After the librarian's presentation, we will field questions from the audience.

  • APA Citations  (Join the Webinar)
    Thursday, February 17, 2022, 7-8 PM US Eastern Time 
    Cynthia Thomes, UMGC Reference & Instruction Librarian
    We will present the basics of reference and in-text citations, as well as where to find citation help at the UMGC Library website. After the librarian's presentation, we will field questions from the audience. 

  • Boolean Searching in the Library Databases (Join the Webinar)
    Thursday, March 24, 2022, 7-8 PM US Eastern Time 
    Melissa Foge, UMGC Reference & Instruction Librarian 
    We will cover the basics of Boolean searching, including using AND, OR, and other techniques. After the librarian's presentation, we will field questions from the audience. 

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