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BIOS 42: Introduction to Cell and Mol. Biology Lab: Write your paper: citing and plagiarism

Spring 2017, M. Kenna


RefWorks is a web-based program that helps you gather, organize, store, and generate citations and bibliographies.

Currently, there are two active versions of RefWorks: Legacy RefWorks and New RefWorks. See the "RefWorks - Versions" page below for login links, LibraryGuides, and support options for both versions of RefWorks.

Key points from the manual

Some key points from the lab manual:

1. In the lab manual, see "Appendix A" (pp. 119-126 in your manual).

See the link on Course Site labeled "Scientific Writing and Communication (includes information about Citations" for examples of citations.

2. Don't forget: read what you cite!

Any questions, just ask your instructor!

Writing Resources

This webpage has sections about: What is Plagiarism?; Why Do We Cite?; Tips for Preventing Plagiarism; Quoting and Summarizing; Paraphrasing; and Common Knowledge: .

Also, the CourseSite has guides about scientific writing.