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  • Plagiarism: What it is and How to Recognize and Avoid It more information

    This comprehensive guide provides tips and examples on how to recognize and avoid plagiarism. Learn to identify the difference between acceptable and unacceptable uses of paraphrasing, when citing "common knowledge" material is necessary and strategies for avoiding accidental plagiarism. Keywords: research paper, writing assignments, documenting sources

  • Plagiarism Court: You be the Judge more information

    Learn what plagiarism is and its legal and ethical consequences. Tips are provided on how to avoid accidental plagiarism through note taking, documentation and writing strategies. Keywords: research paper, citing, writing assignments, documenting sources

  • You Quote It, You Note It! more information

    Learn about what constitutes plagiarism, its consequences, and how to avoid it. Keywords: fundamental skill, essay, research paper, citing, writing assignments, documenting sources

  • MLA Citation Guide more information

    This guide provides examples of how to cite sources in MLA style across a variety of formats. Provides supplemental resources with additional information and examples. Keywords: citing sources, style guide, documenting sources, American Language Association, formatting

  • RefWorks Guide more information

    List of 22 frequently asked questions and answers on using the citation management software RefWorks. Includes links to additional resources that explain use of the more complex features of RefWorks and detailed instructions on its use in different databases. Content guides students through a wide range of uses of the citation management tool from setting up an account, to using its features effectively, to creating current bibliographies in multiple citation styles. Keywords: citing, MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, references, documenting sources, cite

  • Research and Documentation Online more information

    Online edition of Barbara Hacker's Writer's Reference. Covers basic writing tips and guides on evaluating sources and provides comprehensive information on citing in different styles. Keywords: citing, MLA, APA, Chicago, Turabian, references, documenting sources, cite

  • Accidental Plagiarism - Don't Let It Happen to You more information

    Learn how accidental plagiarism happens and how to avoid it. Keywords: fundamental skill, essay, research paper, writing assignments, documenting sources, academic integrity, citing borrowed ideas, plagiarism examples, plagiarism

  • Accidental Plagiarism - Don't Let It Happen to You more information

    Learn how accidental plagiarism happens and how to avoid it. Keywords: fundamental skill, essay, research paper, writing assignments, documenting sources, academic integrity, citing borrowed ideas, plagiarism examples, plagiarism

  • Searching ProQuest Historical Newspapers more information

    This interactive tutorial provides students with step-by-step instructions on how to search historical newspaper articles using the ProQuest database. Composed of 7 sections covering locating the database from the UA Library Catalog, search result evaluation tips, exporting articles, and formatting citations correctly. Keywords: newspapers, QuickHelp, side by side, graphics, pictures, images, documenting sources, research, periodical, regional sources, historical, primary source, Atlanta Constitution, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, The Washington Post

  • Subject-Specific Citation Guide more information

    This guide provides examples of citing sources in MLA style across a variety of formats. Links to an interactive tutorial provides students with practice and feedback on using MLS to cite. This guide also links to resources with additional information and examples. Keywords: ASC, APA, Turabian, Chicago Style, documenting sources, citing government documents, APSA, ASA, AIP, ASM, AMA, AMS, Legal Citation, IEEE Standards Manual, AAA, ACE