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SPAN 3060: Spanish for Careers in Environmental Studies and Sustainable Development (Becher): Write it Well

Write it Well

How do I avoid plagiarism?

  • Use your own words
  • Provide attribution when paraphrasing
  • Provide quotation marks, page number(s) and author's last name when quoting or using the same words of other authors in your in-text citations

Plagiarism, Patch Writing and Paraphrasing

graphic with definitions for plagiarism, patchwritting and paraphrasing

Citation Styles

For more information on citation styles see the Citation Style Guide.


MLA Overview






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