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SPN Capstone: Writing and Citing Help

Help! I have to write a paper!

Now that you have assembled all of this great information, you will need to actually write your paper. If you need help with the writing part, You can contact the Elmhurst College Writing Center for some help with that. 

If you need help with using citations or creating your Works Cited list, you can try some of the resources on this page, or come ask Peg or the Reference Desk librarians for help.


MLA was developed by the Modern Language Association. The humanities typically use MLA format to cite sources.

Avoiding Plagiarism

College students often struggle with understanding how to use sources effectively and correctly. Here's some links to some resources that can help you with understanding what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.

Unless you're Darth Vader, make sure you're citing your sources.