Quoting and paraphrasing sources is one of the fundamental tasks all students, researchers, academics and writers in general have to do almost daily. Sources give authority to our ideas, orient and give substance to research, and guide our arguments. Often, however, this is done incorrectly. Mistakes, whether intentional or not, can cost dearly, with outcomes including¬†accusations of academic dishonesty or¬†plagiarism. It is important to develop a solid understanding of the do’s and don’ts when using academic references. At Postgrade Tutoring we can tell you how.

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