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Referencing, Formatting, and Avoiding Plagiarism

Referencing

Avoiding Plagiarism

Formatting

Referencing

What to Cite and How to Cite it: Documentation Guide

Developed by the Academic Skills Centre, this online guide shows you how to correctly document sources and how to format essays and research papers. All information on this site is informed by current editions of guides for APA, MLA, CSE, and Chicago, as well as discipline-specific journals.

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Avoiding Plagiarism

  • Paraphrasing and Summarizing: "Putting It In Your Own Words"  PDF | Word

Follow the steps outlined in this brief guide to effectively integrate sources into your writing and to avoid plagiarism by correctly paraphrasing and summarizing.

 

Thinking it Through: Essay Writing Guide

Read more on avoiding plagiarism from our online essay writing guide. Learn about how to avoid plagiarism by following good writing techniques, such as outlining, notetaking, and following the rules of referencing.

 


Formatting

 

First-Year Ancient History & Classics Video

Creating an APA Title Page
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Creating headers in APA
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Creating footnotes in Chicago style
This instructional video provides step-by-step instruction on how to insert footnotes create an APA title page.

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