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Informatics The record of an article, book, or other report in a bibliographic database that includes summary descriptive information–eg, authors, title, abstract, source and indexing terms. See Report.
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Cite sources for ideas or information that are common knowledge if: (a) the information or idea was not known to the author, or (b) the reader may find the information or idea unfamiliar.
As their own discussion demonstrates, the sources for all aspects of Greek social history, including family life, are much richer during the latter part of the nineteenth century and as a result they are constantly compelled to cite sources from this later period to bolster arguments for the earlier one as if nothing had changed during the interval.
Often students do not know how to assess sources; even more infrequently do they know how to cite sources appropriately.