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Queens: Plagiarism

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What is plagiarism?

Plagiarism is the submission of the work of another person for credit, or failure to properly cite references for any work which is not original to the student; Copying the work of others, allowing another student to copy from the student.

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Plagiarism Checkers

Recognizing plagiarism

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Plagiarism: How to Avoid

10 Most Common Types of Plagiarism

Each of the 10 most common types of plagiarism are defined below. The types are ranked in order of severity of intent.

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Resources that can help you understand how to avoid Plagiarism


Paraphrasing is Plagiarism

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