Created by Ray W. Howard Library, Shoreline Community College (2013).
Journals, or magazines, can be a good source for current information on a topic or issue. They are often the best source for opinions, research studies, current debates and current practices related to a topic or issue.
Paraphrasing is stating something in your own words to convey the same meaning.
There are steps to paraphrasing:
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