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Plagiarism 101 for Students: How to avoid it

Learn what plagiarism is and how to avoid getting in trouble

What you can do to avoid plagarism

Don't copy and paste.

  

Don't procrastinate. Writing is a process.

  

Keep  track of the sources you find and use.

  

Learn how to paraphrase.

  

Give credit to others by citing your sources.

  

Ask your instructor or a writing consultant if you are unsure.

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Lisa Crumit-Hancock
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Defiance College
Pilgrim Library
Room 216
Director of the Writing Studio
Director of Library and Informational Resources
FYE 100 Coordinator
419-783-2332
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