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Avoiding Plagiarism: What is Plagiarism?

A guide to recognizing and avoiding plagiarism in your research and writing.

What is Plagiarism?

What is plagiarism?

Claiming someone else's ideas or words as your own, either accidentally or on purpose.

Why is it wrong?

Intellectual theft is as reprehensible as material theft. You must acknowledge all material quoted, paraphrased, or summarized from any work.

Loras College Library Plagiarism Tutorial

Plagiarism: How to Avoid It

video by Bainbridge State College via Youtube.

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