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Plagiarism Prevention

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Plagiarism - To steal and pass off the ideas or words of another as one's own, or to use another's production without crediting the source. (Merriam-Webster)

Prevent plagiarism 

Create assignments that prevent plagiarism

Detect plagiarism 

  • EBSCOhost databases: Begin by selecting all the databases you want to search.
    • Type a phrase or a couple of sentences into the search box
    • Click on the box next to "search within the full text of the articles."
  • Google: Search for phrases by putting them in quotation marks in a Google search.