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APA Style Guide: Plagiarism

Resources to help you write your papers in APA format.


Understanding Plagiarism  From Indiana University

How to Recognize Plagiarism

  • Definition
  • Overview: when and how to give credit; recommendations; decision flowchart
  • Plagiarism Cases: links to Web sites describing real plagiarism cases
  • Examples: word-for-word and paraphrasing plagiarism -- 5 examples each
  • Practice with feedback: identifying plagiarism -- 10 items
  • Test: Pass the test, print a certificate!   Some classes will require this!
  • Resources: Web sites, books, dictionary links, references

What Is Plagiarism? A short 10 point quiz to test your understanding. Try it!