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Author(s)The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA.
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Estimated study timeEstimated study time 30 minutes

What is plagiarism? Why are my instructors so concerned about plagiarism? What about "common knowledge"? What about paraphrasing? How can I avoid plagiarizing? How can I tell whether I've plagiarized?

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Written for an academic audience in mind. Very useful advice.

LicenceCreative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.5 Generic
TimestampThis information table was last updated on 27 June 2012

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