Welcome to the Hartness Library's
Understanding Plagiarism Tutorial

This tutorial will review basic concepts about plagiarism:

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  • unintentional plagiarism
  • common knowledge
  • quoting, paraphrasing & summarizing
  • self-plagiarism
  • opinion
  • other students’ work
  • using images
  • fair use & public domain
  • citation styles
  • proofreading