Tips for Avoiding Plagiarism:
To Cite or Not to Cite? Part 5 of 5

Tips for Avoiding Plagiarism


Outcome: You will get some ideas about how to avoid plagiarism.

Approximate Completion Time: 5 minutes.

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Some Tips for Avoiding Plagiarism

Collect citation information as you collect your sources.

When taking notes, do not mix sources. Use one source per card or page. 

Take good notes that differentiate between quotes and your own thoughts.

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Ask for help.

When in doubt, cite.



Works Cited

Works Cited


Lipson, Charles. Doing Honest Work in College: How to Prepare Citations, Avoid Plagiarism, and Achieve Real Academic Success.Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2004. Print.


Stolley, Karl and Allen Brizee. "Safe Practices." Purdue Online Writing Lab. Purdue U., 21 April 2010. Web.13 Aug. 2010.


The works cited above are good sources of additional information; there are also many books and web sites on time management and note-taking.





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