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Citing & Referencing: Writing against plagiarism

This guide covers the basics of citing & referencing, includes a collection of links to different styles, and discusses plagiarism, what it is, and how to avoid it.


Maintaining academic integrity and avoiding plagiarism has a lot to do with how your write: the habits you develop in writing throughout your academic work. In addition to rigorous citation, paraphrasing. note taking and time management are all key skills to help avoid plagiarism and maintain solid academic integrity.

Paraphrasing and plagiarism: examples

4 Steps to Paraphrase and not plagiarise