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ENG 1061/1070 English Composition/Effective Speaking: Using sources

Getting started with background research for composition and speech topics.

Using sources in your writing

Helpful examples and a quiz from Indiana University's School of Education: "How to Recognize Plagiarism"

Plagiarism: How Not to Do It

Using sources

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Tips

⇒Have a plan for keeping track of sources, from the beginning

Don't copy any text from a source without putting it in quotes in your notes

Use library resources and grab the citations already formatted