Citation Skills for SPD Students

Date: 09/21/2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm



This informal, online workshop is designed to help students understand the basic citation skills needed for their course work. We will discuss:

  • When citations are necessary and when not
  • When to use direct quotations vs. paraphrasing
  • How to paraphrase correctly
  • How format citations for common resource types in APA and MLA
  • Both in-text citations and the references or works cited page
  • Where to get additional information on uncommon resource types
  • Tools available for managing your research material

Date: Wednesday, September 21 @ 6:00 PM EST
Location: Online at
Instructors: Laura Costello and Kate Kasten
Target Audience: New graduate students, especially those in SPD programs, and other non-traditional students.


Registration is closed for this event.


Dana Haugh

Dana Haugh

Web Services Librarian at Stony Brook University Libraries
Dana is the Web Services Librarian at Stony Brook University Libraries. She holds a MLS from Queens College and a BA in English Literature from Stony Brook University. Her research interests focus on emerging technologies and how libraries play a role in education.
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