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Why Do I Have to Cite?

Having to write citations may seem like another boring step in the paper writing process. However, correctly citing sources in your research projects will ensure that you receive a better grade and create something that uniquely contributes to the subject area you are studying. It doesn't matter if you use ...

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How to Cite a YouTube Video

While you might first think of books, newspapers and journal articles as go-to sources for academic assignments, YouTube provides a wealth of informative, easily accessible videos. Yes, there is questionable content, but the site is also filled with educational channels, snippets from evening news programs and even f ...

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8 Instagram Accounts Every College Student Should Follow

Instagram is useful for keeping up with friends and following the lives of celebrities, but the photo sharing application is also a great place for college students to get tips for success both inside and outside of the classroom. Here are eight accounts that’ll help you to get through and thrive during your four years of college. ...

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How to Cite an Image Found on Google Images

They say a picture tells a thousand words—so photographs can serve an important purpose in essays you’ve written or presentations you’re working on. Google Images, which contains images from thousands of websites at the click of a button, is one of the easiest places to find photos on the Internet. Knowing how to cite an image found on Google ...

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What is Labor Day: Why it’s Important

Labor Day, held on the first Monday of September in the United States, is a holiday that we often use as a mark for the end of summer, celebrating with parades, barbecues and fireworks—and it’s a day for many Americans to take a break from school/work. But Labor Day means more than just a day to relax, and while it’s now held in numerou ...

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7 Student Freebies You Should be Using

Does your tuition bill have your bank account feeling broke? If so, worry no longer! As a college student, you are entitled to a great deal of discounts and freebies that those in the “real world” can only dream of. To help you out in taking advantage of these frugal finds, we have compiled the best 7 freebies for you to take advantage of ...

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