Plagiarism

The ethical use of information while at the University of Arkansas

Purpose of This Guide

The purpose of this guide is to bring together in one location links to plagiarism policies, procedures and resources on the University of Arkansas campus. Links to useful off campus resources will also be included.

University of Arkansas Policy

"It is the responsibility of all University students to understand the methods of proper attribution and to apply those principles in all materials submitted."

Definition

pla·gia·rism

"taking someone else's work, idea, etc., and passing it off as one's own"

Even Students Agree


The citation for this is
aloha. Plagiarism: It's just not worth it [video]. (2007) From http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lo3Qs-rpieY {MLA style}

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Citation Examples

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