What does it mean to plagiarize?
According to plagiarism.org, to “plagiarize” means:
: to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own
: to use (another's production) without crediting the source
: to commit literary theft
: to present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source
What is Plagiarism? (n.d.). Retrieved January 26, 2016, from http://www.plagiarism.org/plagiarism-101/what-is-plagiarism
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Plagiarism occurs when a student presents materials taken from another person’s work without a citation, and either purposefully or unintentionally passes it off as their own. If a student borrows concepts or information from others, proper attribution is always required.
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Citation Fox-APA is intended to help with the construction of citations in APA style. It is based on the 6th edition of the Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. The MLA citation guide is based on the 7th edition of the Modern Language Association of America's style manual, MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers.
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