Cite your sources!

As you work to build convincing, evidence-based arguments in your work, you will find that you want to provide evidence based on the work of others. You need to cite that work, so that others know that a) you’re not just making stuff up (not very convincing) and b) that you have done your legwork…

Can I use media from the internet in my projects?

Obviously, the simple answer is: what does your teacher say? Depending on the assignment, that answer may vary. In general, however, there are two, more complex issues to consider. If you are using someone else’s work in your project, you need to give that person or organization credit for their work by citing your source.…