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Writing 10 (Alonso): Integrating Sources

College Reading & Composition

Integrating Sources - 3 options

PARAPHRASING   |   SUMMARIZING   |   QUOTING

Integrate sources by paraphrasing, summarizing, and quoting. 

See Integrating Sources materials from The Writing Studio at Colorado State University.  Use the links on the right to skip to the sections you want to view.   See below for additional materials.

Quoting

Quotations - from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, The Writing Center

  • includes information on setting up a quotation and provides verb suggestions

Quoting Others - from OWL Purdue

  • includes templates for introduction and explaining quotations.

Summarizing

Summary: Using it Wisely - from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, The Writing Center

  • distinguishes between summary and analysis

Summarizing - OWL Purdue Online Writing Lab

  • provides an example of a summary

Paraphrasing

Writing Paraphrases - from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, The Writing Center

  • explains the importance of paraphrasing and gives an example

Paraphrase: Write It in Your Own Words - from OWL Purdue Online Writing Lab

  • lists steps for effective paraphrasing and provide an example of both a paraphrase and summary

Annoying Ways People Use Sources