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Library Research: A Quick Guide for Writing Assignments

Learn to find, read, and use database articles for a writing assignment.

Avoiding Plagiarism

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The video below explains how to identify and avoid plagiarism. It provides examples, which demonstrate how to integrate source material appropriately in your writing without plagiarizing.

Western Library: Print Style Manuals and Digital Style Guides (LibGuides)

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Print style guides are available at Western Library

Style guides (LibGuides)created by Western librarians are linked below

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