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Writing Workshop: Incorporating Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism

Saturday, October 7, 2017
4:15 - 5:45 p.m.
LeChase Hall, Room 148
This workshop will cover how to draw on ideas and words from other people’s texts. It explores various degrees of ‘textual borrowing’ from citing to paraphrasing to quoting and how to avoid pitfalls of committing plagiarism in academic writing.

Workshops are free and open to all members of the university. Preregistration is not required. For information on free, one-on-one writing consulting, go to: https://www.warner.rochester.edu/students/academics/writing/.

How to Schedule and Prepare for an Appointment

  1. Go to Writing Support Services scheduling webpage https://www.warner.rochester.edu/wcsscheduling/
  2. Click on "log in" if you already have a Writing Center account. It is different from your NetID. If you don't have an account yet, click on "create a new account", and enter your user information.
  3. Once you are logged in to the scheduling system, you can choose either "Select an appointment time" or "Select a consultant to view their availability or make an appointment".
  4. After you make an appointment, you will receive a confirmation email, informing you the place and time to meet your consultant.
  5. At least 24 hours before your appointment, email a draft of your paper as an attachment to warnerwritingsupport@warner.rochester.edu and/or your consultant's email address. In your email, list two or three aspects of your paper that you would like to focus on during your appointment.

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