Citing a source from which you have quoted seems pretty straightforward, but most use of research material involves paraphrasing--putting the other author's text into your own words. Doing this legitimately involves genuine mental effort, first to make sure you really understand what was said and then to accurately represent that meaning without using the words of the original author (with the exception of technical terms). The links below suggest some of the most effective ways to make sure you are fulfilling that obligation.
Your research paper ends with a list of all the sources cited in the text of the paper. This is called a Works Cited list.
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