Welcome to the St. Martin's Tutorial on Avoiding Plagiarism

The purpose of this tutorial is to give you a better sense of what plagiarism is and how to avoid it by developing responsible research and writing habits. In addition to emphasizing the consequences of plagiarism, the six sections of the tutorial explain what sources to acknowledge, how to keep good notes, how to organize your research, and how to appropriately integrate sources. Exercises are included throughout the tutorial to help you practice skills like integrating sources and recognizing acceptable summaries.

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Student Resources
icon Introduction
icon Managing a Project
icon Taking Notes
icon Knowing Which Sources to Acknowledge
icon Documenting Sources
icon Avoiding Plagiarism

Other Resources
icon Plagiarism Handouts
icon Model Documents Gallery
icon Bedford Bibliographer
icon Mike Palmquist's Research Writing Tutorials

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