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Plagiarism and Citation

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Plagiarism. What is Plagiarism? 10 Types of Plagiarism. UNE - Academic Writing - Plagiarism. Plagiarism. Parenthetical Documentation (also known as Parenthetical Citation) The parenthetical citations direct your reader to the Works Cited list at the end of your paper.


In most cases, the parenthetical citations include the author's last name and the specific page number for the information cited. Note, that the following is the way we would like you to document your work, however, other teachers may have other preferences. Before writing a paper, it's always a good idea to check with the teacher of that course. Use of Authors' Names Always mention the author's name? If the author's name is mentioned in the text If the author's name is used in the text introducing the source material, then cite the page number(s) in parentheses: Branscomb argues that "it's a good idea to lurk (i.e., read all the messages without contributing anything) for a few weeks, to ensure that you don't break any of the rules of netiquette" (7) when joining a listserv. If the author's name is not mentioned in the text.

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Help Citing Sources. Avoiding Plagiarism by Paraphrasing. Handouts. Plagiarism for Dummies: Why Cheating Students Are Missing the Point of Education. To hear college professors tell it, the current wave of student cheating and plagiarism is brand new to higher education.

Plagiarism for Dummies: Why Cheating Students Are Missing the Point of Education

Alas, student plagiarism, especially of the "Can I use your paper for my assignment? " variety, has probably been around since there has been organized schooling, let alone colleges or universities. Fortunately, this problem has never completely taken over colleges and universities for the same reason that college professors crack down on it in the first place. That reason is simple and has been summed up best by the great early 20th century artist Pablo Picasso: "Bad artists copy. Great artists steal. " Picasso may have been a jerk in his personal life, but he was a smart guy when it came to being a student of his art. College students who cheat or plagiarize don't get this. Cheating and plagiarizing don't help you learn these skills.

It's become popular to blame students solely for this situation in higher education, but other reasons and actors come into play. Plagiarism. What is Plagiarism and Why is it Important?


In college courses, we are continually engaged with other people’s ideas: we read them in texts, hear them in lecture, discuss them in class, and incorporate them into our own writing. As a result, it is very important that we give credit where it is due. Plagiarism is using others’ ideas and words without clearly acknowledging the source of that information. How Can Students Avoid Plagiarism? To avoid plagiarism, you must give credit whenever you use another person’s idea, opinion, or theory; any facts, statistics, graphs, drawings—any pieces of information—that are not common knowledge; quotations of another person’s actual spoken or written words; or paraphrase of another person’s spoken or written words. Avoiding Plagiarism.

Summary: There are few intellectual offenses more serious than plagiarism in academic and professional contexts.

Avoiding Plagiarism

This resource offers advice on how to avoid plagiarism in your work. Contributors:Karl Stolley, Allen Brizee, Joshua M. PaizLast Edited: 2014-10-10 09:01:36 Research-based writing in American institutions, both educational and corporate, is filled with rules that writers, particularly beginners, aren't aware of or don't know how to follow. Untitled. Examples and Cases of Plagiarism. University - College Of Arts and Sciences - Plagiarism. "Academic Integrity is expected of every Cornell Student in all academic undertakings.

University - College Of Arts and Sciences - Plagiarism

Integrity entails a firm adherence to a set of values, and the values most essential to an academic community are grounded on the concept of honesty with respect to the intellectual efforts of oneself and others. " - Cornell Code of Academic Integrity, p. 1 Plagiarism is the unacknowledged use of the words or ideas of others. It is the most common form of academic integrity violation at Cornell, comprising over 60% of all reported cases within the last three years. This web presentation will introduce you to Cornell's policy on plagiarism and review ways of avoiding common errors. Writing Resources — Plagiarism Checker. OriginalityCheck Demo. Plagiarism-for-Dummies - home. Paraphrasing and Plagarism.