Today’s students have unprecedented access to a wide range of information through the internet. This access offers many benefits for doing coursework and writing papers; however, it comes with its drawbacks. On the internet, students can effortlessly find pre-written content, copy and paste and use someone else’s words as their own. This, however, is plagiarism.
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Click the link provided to download the APA Template 6th Edition as a Microsoft Word document. Save the document to your PC or thumb drive.
This template complies with all the margin and heading requirements for an APA research paper so you don’t have to establish those items in your paper. Each time you open the template file, perform a Save As to save the file under a new name and preserve the template for future use.
From Cornell University's Olin & Uris Libraries, an in-depth explanation aimed at an academic audience on analyzing information sources.
Here you'll find advice on how to evaluate internet (and other) sources--and learn the ways you can tell whether or not a source is trustworthy.
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A popular online writing resource based at Purdue University, with plenty of helpful information about writing well, avoiding plagiarism, and help for APA citation styles.
If English is not your native language, you may be interested in these ESL (English as a Second Language) resources. You can read about what kind of writing is expected in North American colleges, and find material on the basics of working and networking at U.S. universities.
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