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ENG101 Library Research Strategy

ENG101 Library Research Strategy

#Use of Sources: Plagiarism

Importance of Recognizing Plagiarism

Plagiarism is all of the following:

  • Turning in someone else's work as your own.
  • Copying words or ideas from someone else without giving credit.
  • Failing to put a quotation in quotation marks.
  • Paraphrasing without citing the source.
  • Copying so many words or ideas from a source that it makes up the majority of your work, even if you give credit.
  • Using your own work from another class.
  • Buying a paper online and turning it in like it is your own work.

--from Clemson Libraries

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