When using sources in your research, there are three ways in which to incorporate your sources into your work. You can SUMMARIZE, PARAPHRASE, or QUOTE your source. There are two places that you will use citation in an academic paper - The BODY of the paper and on the REFERENCES page.
Regardless of which citation style you use, you'll include in-text citations and a list of the sources you used.
Quoting presents another's writer's words to support your own ideas.
Four Major Purposes: