University of Hartford Libraries

Plagiarism Resources Subject Guide


Books

Handbook for Deterring Plagiarism in Higher Education
Mortensen Library Reference PN167 .C37 2007

The Plagiarism Handbook : Strategies for Preventing, Detecting, and Dealing with Plagiarism
Mortensen Library Reference PN167 .H37 2001


Websites

Anti-Plagiarism Strategies for Research Papers
[http://www.virtualsalt.com/antiplag.htm]
Educator Robert Harris has a website with informed information and links to other resources on plagiarism.

Avoiding Plagiarism (Purdue University Online Writing Lab)
[http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/589/01/]
This resource offers advice on how to avoid plagiarism in your work.

Avoiding Plagiarism (University of Alberta Libraries)
[http://www.osja.ualberta.ca/Students/AvoidingPlagiarism.aspx]
The purpose of this web site is to examine the issues of plagiarism and what students can do to avoid the traps and pitfalls of using improperly cited material or work that is not one's own.

Avoiding Plagiarism (University of California, Davis)
[http://sja.ucdavis.edu/files/plagiarism.pdf]
PDF article regarding tips on how to avoid plagiarism written by the University of California, Davis, last updated in 2006.

The Center for Academic Integrity
[http://www.academicintegrity.org/]
This site provides a forum to identify, affirm, and promote the values of academic integrity among students, faculty, teachers and administrators.

Cheating 101: Paper Mills and You (Coastal Carolina University)
[http://ww2.coastal.edu/margaret/Cheating_101_main.pdf]
Provides faculty with an overview of the current state of Internet Paper Mills, how to locate Paper Mills, how to detect plagiarized papers, how to track down suspicious papers, and how to combat plagiarism.

Plagiarism and Anti-Plagiarism (Rutgers University)
[http://andromeda.rutgers.edu/~ehrlich/plagiarism598.html]
Website concerning the problems of plagiarism and some suggestions on how to combat it.

Plagiarism Checkers
Note that these services are listed for informational purposes only. We have not evaluated any of them, and do not imply opinions on any by their inclusion or exclusion:

Plagiarismchecker.com (free)
University of Maryland sponsored Plagiarism Checker (free)

EduTie.com
MOSS: A System for Detecting Software Plagiarism (free from Stanford)
turnitin.com
Glatt Plagiarism Services
EVE2: Essay Verification Engine


Plagiarism Court, The: You be the Judge (Fairfield University)
[http://www.fairfield.edu/library/researchassistance/avoidplagiarism/]
Plagiarism avoidance tutorial.

Plagiarism Information for Faculty (State University of West Georgia)
[http://www.westga.edu/~library/depts/li/plagiarism.shtml]
Information for your students about plagiarism. Information for you, the educator about how to detect it.

Plagiarism Resources (Swarthmore College)
[http://www.swarthmore.edu/academics/writing-program/student-resources/paraphrasing-and-citation.xml]
List of plagiarism resources and information.

Plagiarism.org
[http://www.plagiarism.org/]
The Plagiarism.org Learning Center is designed to help educators and students develop a better sense of what plagiarism means in the information age, and to teach the planning, organizational, and citation skills essential for producing quality writing and research.

Plagiarism: How to Recognize Plagiarism: Tutorials and Tests (Indiana University)
[https://www.indiana.edu/~academy/firstPrinciples/choice.html]
Plagiarism information, guidelines and instructions on how to avoid it from Indian University.


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