Advice from the experts

  • How can I avoid plagiarising?

    The authors of Cite them right share their top tips to help you correctly acknowledge sources.

  • Summarising

    You may wish to briefly describe the main points of a concept or the general themes of a piece of work.

  • Understanding plagiarism

    Whether quoting, paraphrasing or summarising, using someone’s work without crediting the source can lead to claims of plagiarism.

  • Paraphrasing

    See an example of how paraphrasing can be used to achieve greater clarity in your own writing.

  • Elements you may need to include in your references

    We run through the most common pieces of information that are needed when referencing.

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Common questions on referencing