Resource of the Month - Avoiding Plagiarism Guide

News item published on: 2022-01-31 09:10:00

Each month, University Libraries highlights a resource from its collections. This month the featured item is the research guide Avoiding Plagiarism.

This research guide includes a link to a helpful plagiarism tutorial, which using two quizzes and a test, can help you understand what constitutes plagiarism and how to avoid it. Other useful tools include links to online resources, a list of ten examples of plagiarism such “cloning,” “recycling,” and “hybrid,” and three easy ways to avoid plagiarism. The guide also includes information regarding the University’s Academic Integrity Policy, including definitions and consequences.

This research guide is managed by Justin Easterday, education and human sciences librarian at the Gulf Coast Library. For more information about library resources, contact Research Services by email at .