Episode 2

Published on:

24th Aug 2020

S2. Ep.2 - Sources

Sources are integral to academic and scientific writing. As a student or researcher, sources will be your bread and butter - something you cannot live without. But what makes a good source? What should you be aware of when reading literature to support your research?

Niklas and Clay take some time to go through the difference between scholarly sources, non-academic sources, gray literature, primary sources, secondary sources and more. While sources seem so obvious, there is more beneath the surface that you should direct your attention to.

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About the Podcast

It's going to be all write
Discussions about scientific and academic writing with Niklas and Clay
Niklas and Clay want to make scientific and academic writing enjoyable. We're Academic Writing Advisors at the Norwegian University of Life Sciences, and we're sharing our ideas and experiences about scientific writing. Our goal is to demystify writing processes, share tips to improve writing practices, and explore our own thoughts on challenges and opportunities in the field of academic communication for undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students.

About your hosts

Clayton Gouin

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Clayton is a Ph.D candidate and Senior Writing Advisor at the NMBU Writing Centre

Niklas Mintorovitch

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Niklas is the NMBU Writing Centre Coordinator