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Geology: Writing and Citing

Resources for students and faculty

Why Cite?

  • Give credit to the work, words, and ideas of others
  • Allow readers to find your sources
  • Avoid plagiarism

National Resource Council (NRC) Citation Examples

Plagiarism - Learn More About It!

 You Quote It; You Note It

Librarians at Acadia University created this award-winning animation to help us understand what plagiarism is and how it can be avoided.  Approximate time: ten minutes.

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