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  1. 1. Writing 2
  2. 2. <ul><li>Google Scholar </li></ul><ul><li>University of Michigan online databases: </li></ul><ul><li>Special Business databases: </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia (useful for overview, use their citations) </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>You must cite: </li></ul><ul><li>Direct Quotes </li></ul><ul><li>Paraphrased Facts </li></ul><ul><li>Borrowed Ideas </li></ul><ul><li>Different styles (ask your professor)—we’ll use footnotes based on the Harvard School of Business guidelines </li></ul>1 1. Harvard Business School, “Citation Guide,” , accessed February 2012.
  4. 4. <ul><li>(Magazine Article) 1. Paul A. Gompers, “The Rise of Venture Capital,” Business and Economic History 23 (Winter 1994): 12. </li></ul><ul><li>(Book) 2. William W. George, Seven Lessons for Leading in Crisis (San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass, 2009), p. 29. </li></ul><ul><li>(Newspaper from internet) 3. Kenneth L. Gilpin, “Stocks Soar Amid a Broad Rally on Wall Street,” The New York Times , July 29, 2002, business/29CNDSTOX.html, accessed July 2002 </li></ul><ul><li>(Website) 4. Walt Disney Company, “Company Overview,”, accessed June 2011. </li></ul>Gompers says, “venture capital has risen lately.” 1 1 The recent rise in venture capital has led many to… Or…
  5. 5. <ul><li>Use Ibid. to repeat a footnote from directly before: </li></ul><ul><li>Use a shortened footnote to repeat a footnote with another one in between: </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>You must cite anything that is not an original idea or common knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Michigan’s website includes a special warning to International Students: “All U of M students are personally responsible for educating themselves about plagiarism... The expectations regarding citations… may differ from nation to nation…” </li></ul><ul><li>Read the Plagiarism Test with a partner, and discuss the questions </li></ul>
  7. 8. <ul><li>Work with your partner to find your five sources </li></ul><ul><li>Write the correct citation for each source </li></ul><ul><li>Write a short (one paragraph) summary of the information you will get from each one </li></ul>