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Plagiarism Intro

Plagiarism: What You Need to Know

The following tutorials and links will answer your burning plagiarism questions--and how to avoid it!

Plagiarism Basics

Helpful Links for Understanding Plagiarism

Avoiding Plagiarism (OWL Purdue)
There are few intellectual offenses more serious than plagiarism in academic and professional contexts. This resource offers advice on how to avoid plagiarism in your work.

Plagiarism: 10 Types of Unoriginal Work
The Plagiarism Spectrum identifies 10 types of plagiarism based on findings from a worldwide survey of nearly 900 secondary and higher education instructors.

What is Common Knowledge?
The only thing you don't need to cite is common knowledge. But what exactly is common knowledge? Read to find out. 

Plagiarism at MSJC
What you should know about plagiarism and cheating as an MSJC student, including some helpful resources for understanding and preventing it. 

Plagiarism on Campus
The following guide on plagiarism examines the latest research, provides advice from experts, and demonstrates the proper way to quote, paraphrase and cite from text sources.

Student Guide to Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism
Alongside definitions and explanations of the nuances of plagiarism, there are descriptions of helpful prevention tools on the internet. 

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