How to gather relevant information from print or digital sources,
How to use search terms/keywords effectively in finding information,
How to decide whether a website or resource is credible and accurate,
The difference between quoting, paraphrasing, and summarizing,
What plagiarism is and how to avoid it,
- If you quote or paraphrase the source without citing it.
- It is also plagiarism if you do not use quotations.
There are so many other ways to plagiarize but since there are so many, I can't put it all. Here are a few ways to avoid plagiarism;
- You must take careful notes, which is the best way to avoid plagiarism.
- Another way to avoid plagiarism is to cite everything that you put in the paper that is from another persons work.
What MLA citation is,
MLA created academic writing. MLA gave bibliography the name "Works Cited" page. A bibliography is a list of all the sources cited. What is a in-text citations? The last name of the author and the page number/numbers from the paraphrase or quotation that was collected has to be in you text along with a reference needs to be on your works cited page.