This is the course website for English 213, Section A, taught by Quinn Warnick at Iowa State University during fall 2008. Please refer to the policy document, found at the top of the center column, for more information about this class. Updates to the syllabus will be posted to this site one week in advance, and any changes to the readings and/or assignments will be reflected in the summaries for each week.
Accurately and properly citing your research will help your readers locate the sources you've used, strengthen the credibility of your paper, and prepare you for more advanced research work throughout your academic career.
There are numerous citation formats, but two approaches dominate academia: MLA (Modern Language Association) format and APA (American Psychological Association) format. The links below lead to Purdue University's Online Writing Lab, which contains a vast repository of tips and tutorials for writers.