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HEP 3000: Citing & Plagiarism


Citing Government Websites

Government websites:

  • Cite these as you would other websites.
  • If there is no author listed, use the name of the government agency or organization as the author.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2018, January 18). World Map of Areas with Risk of Zika. Retrieved from:


What is Plagiarism

Incorporating Other's Ideas

There are three main ways you can incorporate other's ideas into your work:

Quote: Using somone else's exact words in "quotation marks."

Paraphrase: Putting another source into your own words

Summary: Stating the main points of another source