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Psychology (PSYC 205 & 206)

Subject Guide for Psychology.

APA Basics

Formatting Your Paper--APA

Citing Within Your Paper--APA

Reference Page--APA

Plagiarism

What is Plagiarism?

Merrian-Webster Dictionary defines plagiarism as:

  • stealing or passing off the ideas or words of another as your own.
  • using another's work without crediting the source.
  • committing literary theft.
  • presenting as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source.

Visit these websites for more information on plagiarism and how to avoid it.

Plagiarism Prevention and Awareness

Plagiarism.org

Plagiarism: Avoid the Consequences

Plagiarism and Academic Dishonesty

 

Be very careful to cite sources correctly. Plagiarism and academic dishonesty is very serious!