in the research world, have nothing to do with traffic tickets.
Instead, citations identify published information in order
to locate that item again. Citations of articles often include
the author, title, magazine or journal name, page numbers
and publication information. Citations of Web documents
also include a URL and the day the information was accessed.
list of the sources you used when researching your paper
is called a bibliography. These sources are listed in citation
format and follow an established style, such as MLA
(Modern Language Association), APA (American Psychological
Association) or Chicago Manual of Style. The bibliography
allows others who read your work to verify facts or research
the same information