The Council of Science Editors (CSE) offers three systems of documentation. In all three systems, a reference list at the end of the paper provides all the information your reader needs to track down your sources.
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A very short review of paraphrasing from Western Oregon University:
For a more thourough tutorial, check out this 10-minute video on Paraphrasing & Referencing from Curtin University's Science & Engineering Language & Literacy course: