Ethical Research Infographic
How to Gather Relevant Information from Print or Digital Sources
To find relevant information from an offline source, use the Mid-Continent Public Library.
How to Generate a Good Research Question
Using Search Terms Effectively
How to Find a Credible Website
When you quote something, you write what the author said, word for word. You use quotation marks (" ") to show that the text you used isn't yours. You still need to cite your sources.
When you paraphrase, you rephrase the words of someone else. You must cite your sources.
When you summarize, you put the author's writing in your own words, and you only focus on the main ideas. You have to cite your sources.
What is Plagiarism?
How to Avoid Plagiarism
Human beings have been described as "symbol-using animals" (Burke 3).
To make a works cited page, put the authors' names in alphabetical order, and then use the picture below for each citation. You can also use websites like EasyBib to make a bibliography for you.