Plagiarism can get a student thrown out of university, yet many students do not understand exactly how to avoid it and why it is so important. Fortunately, Professor Bear explains it all in this 4 minute video.
Alternatively, watch this video:
For an excellent and thorough 1 hour long Harvard Tutorial on referencing here
For a tutorial on paraphrasing and additional information on the difference between quoting, paraphrasing and summarising click here
For a more detailed summary of the main referencing systems go here
If you would like to discuss referencing, plagiarism or anything else writing related, you can arrange a 30m appointment with one of the Writing Centre’s teaching assistants. Their contact details and availability can be found below.