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Policy on Student Cheating & Plagairism
Plagiarize means to take and present as one's own a material portion of the ideas or words of another or to present as one's own an idea or work derived from an existing source without full and proper credit to the source of the ideas, words, or works. As defined, plagiarizing includes, but is not limited to:
- The copying of words, sentences and paragraphs directly from the work of another without proper credit;
- The copying of illustrations, figures, photographs, drawings, models, or other visual and nonverbal materials, including recordings, of another without proper credit; and
- The presentation of work prepared by another in final or draft form as one's own without citing the source, such as the use of purchased research papers.
As a means to prevent plagiarism your instructor may request that the student complete the Library's Plagiarism Workshop.