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Advanced Research: Plagiarism

This guide is for MSJC students and advanced researchers and features topics such as strategic browsing, finding data and research tips to make your research process more efficient.

What is Plagiarism?

"Plagiarism is the reproduction or paraphrasing, without acknowledgement, from public or private (ie: unpublished) material (including material downloaded from the internet) attributable to, or which is the intellectual property of, another including the work of students."
 
Pecorari, Diane. Teaching To Avoid Plagiarism : How To Promote Good Source Use. McGraw-Hill Education, 2013. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&db=nlebk&AN=524795&site=ehost-live.

What is Plagiarism? - check out  this short video from the MSJC Online Library Orientation

How to Avoid Plagiarism