When writing papers, it is very important to acknowledge the sources of information used. This can be done in a variety of styles (CSE, APA, MLA, etc.). Find out from your professor which style should be used before you begin.
Books that may be helpful when you are preparing a paper:
Scientific style and format: the CSE manual for authors, editors, and publishers
T 11 .S386 2006 Ref
Mathematical publishing : a guidebook
QA 42 .K727 2005
APA style guide to electronic references
BF 76.7 .P833 2007 Ref
Publication manual of the American Psychological Association
BF 76.7 .P83 2001 Ref
MLA handbook for writers of research papers
LB 2369 .G53 2003 Ref
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