Monthly Archives: September 2013

Quoting and Paraphrasing

Are you still wondering about how to quote or paraphrase a source? At the end of Week 4, you are probably working late night shifts to hand in those properly cited response essays. Here’s a useful resource from the University of Wisconsin on how to avoid plagiarism and paraphrase a source.


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Why You Should Not Cite Wikipedia

It’s Week 3 and you’ve probably already been assigned your first writing assignment. We are often asked why Wikipedia cannot be used as a source in papers. If you don’t want to take our word for it, here are 10 more reasons why you should not rely on Wikipedia for any writing assignment!

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September 10, 2013 · 1:31 pm