Referencing: a short quiz. Nancy Graham Learning Advisor (Medicine) July 2006. Quiz. Please complete this short quiz to test and increase your knowledge of referencing. …Good Luck !!. 10. Why do we need to reference material that we use?. Avoid accusations of plagiarism
Learning Advisor (Medicine)
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It is crucial in academic writing to acknowledge the work of others in support of your argument. Plagiarism is a growing problem in HE and at UoB there are disciplinary procedures for anyone caught plagiarising other people’s work.
There is a specially designed web page on the UoB web site which covers all aspects of referencing:
We have also produced a PDF guide on referencing which is available at:
NB.If you are adding a reference to an electronic journal please refer to the ‘Quoting and Preparing References’ guidelines.