Answered By: Judi Moreno MLS, CAS Literacy Ed. Last Updated: Oct 18, 2021 Views: 16
In-text citations (or parenthetical citations) tell your instructor which source you used in a certain part of your paper. Use in-text citations anytime you use someone else's ideas, whether you paraphrase it or quote it.
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The following example is from NoodleTools. The source is at the top (how it appears on your Works Cited page) and below, an example of an in-text citation is given