College Readiness Skills and Resources: Plagiarism

This guide contains resources and tools for high school students, teachers, and librarians related to writing, research and study skills that will help ease the transition to college.

How to Avoid Plagiarism

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According to the Oxford English dictionary, PLAGIARISM is:  The practice of taking someone else’s work or ideas and passing them off as one’s own.   Plagiarism can have serious consequences in schools or in the workplace ranging from warnings to expulsion. 

This page provides links to resources, tutorials and handouts designed to help define, recognize, and avoid plagiarism.

Plagiarism Video


Teaching Resources - Lesson Plans and Handouts