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How Do I Cite My Own Ideas?
Help students understand how to emphasize their original thinking in their writing.
How Big of a Problem is Contract Cheating?
How big of a problem are contract cheating and ghost writing in academic contexts? Bigger than you might think.
Can I Re-use My Old Papers I've Already Written?
Explanation of the problems of self-plagiarism.
Bob Dylan, Creativity and Plagiarism
Using Bob Dylan to think in different ways about plagiarism.
Learn how to properly quote material in academic writing.
What's a Bibliography?
Learn what a bibliography is, and when and how to create one.
Work for Hire
A question on contracting work and intellectual property.
Do Improperly Cited Sources = Plagiarism?
Improper citation still counts as plagiarism.
Printing and Sharing Information from Plagiarism.org
Reproducing information from plagiarism.org is allowed.
What Are Footnotes?
Learn when and how to use footnotes when citing in academic writing.
How to Paraphrase
Learn how to paraphrase correctly.
Can I Submit the Same Work to Two Different Classes?
Does submitting the same work to two different classes count as plagiarism?