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EEB 1610 Ecology and the Environment: Overview

Practice Safe Writing!

Citing the works of authors that you use to form your own research is a critical part of the writing and research process. Citation provides evidence to back up our own ideas and statement. It demonstrates where our work fits into the greater body of knowledge.  And it gives proper credit where credit is due. 

Read these best practices to avoid accidental plagiarism and check out these proper paraphrasing techniques.

Cornell University's Plagiarism Tutorial and Code of Academic Integrity

After Class 1 minute Survey


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photo credit: NPS Climate Change Response's "Lyell Glacier 2015". [digital photograph]. Retrieved from‚Äč 


For this class you'll search the scientific and popular literature for topics related to Ecology and the Environment. This guide will take you through the literature searching process and point towards resources to be used when conducting research for blogging and discussions. Navigate the guide using the blue tabs above or the following links:  


Contact Information

Erica Johns
Mann Library
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Mann Library supports the instruction, research, and extension programs of Cornell University's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and College of Human Ecology.

No matter where you are in the research process, we encourage you to ask for information consulting services. Email us your question or request a consultation. Reference librarians are here to assist.