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How to Avoid Plagiarism: Plagiarism Definition

Defining Plagiarism

Plagiarism:

The misrepresentation of any part of another person's work as your own - even accidently

 

Academic integrity is a complex issue. By being aware and using the support network available to you, you will be able to navigate the complexities of plagiarism more effectively.  (Plagiarism Tutorial by UNC Libraries licensed under CC BY NC SA)

Types of Plagiarism