Should anonymous sources be referenced?

Should anonymous sources be referenced?

January 4, 2021

Louise is an undergraduate student in economics and management. At the end of the school year, she must submit a report to one of her teachers in order to graduate. While rereading her bibliography, Louise realises that she forgot to reference the anonymous...

Beware of self-plagiarism

Beware of self-plagiarism

April 22, 2020

Max is finishing his master's degree. He is asked to write a thesis to demonstrate his academic training. He chose to address a topic he had already studied before and wishes to continue this work. Only, he wonders if this is going to be considered self-plagiarism....

Sources in a slideshow = recommended or mandatory?

Sources in a slideshow = recommended or mandatory?

November 22, 2019

Cecilia and her group are scheduled to give a presentation in a few days. She loves this kind of assignment since it allows her to bring out her creative side with appealing visuals. She knows that all written assignments must cite sources. But what about...

Translation = plagiarism?

Translation = plagiarism?

July 26, 2019

Manon is in the writing process of her thesis. She wondered: "I found an interesting text in a language other than English. If I translate it, should I mention the source?" The search for information is becoming international Since the arrival of...

Paraphrase = plagiarism?

Paraphrase = plagiarism?

July 26, 2019

Franck works in a vocational school this year, he thinks that if you change a few words in a quote, you don't have to quote the author. The Cambridge Dictionary defines paraphrase as "the same thing written or spoken using different words, often in...