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Plagiarism:  Introduction/ What is Plagiarism?

Plagiarism: Introduction/ What is Plagiarism?


After completing this tutorial, students will be able to do the following:

  • Define plagiarism and give examples of types of plagiarism.
  • Properly write direct and indirect quotes as well as paraphrases using MLA citation to avoid plagiarism.
  • Write an MLA works cited page.

This tutorial will instruct students on what plagiarism is, its consequences, and means of avoiding plagiarism by properly citing sources parenthetically and in a works cited page.  

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Plagiarism: Introduction

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