The latest from the blog
How similar is too similar?
Students often ask how similar a paper has to be for it to be seen as plagiarism. This article takes on the misconceptions in that question.
Understanding the Public Domain and Citation
Students don't always understand that because a work is on the Internet doesn't mean it's in the public domain.
How Do I Cite My Own Ideas?
Help students understand how to emphasize their original thinking in their writing.
What Is Citation?
Learn the definition of citation, when it's necessary, and how to do it properly.
A glossary of important terms to understand in order to cite properly and avoid plagiarism.
Fostering Plagiarism Awareness
This webinar discusses how to use Turnitin and the Plagiarism Spectrum in the classroom to help students learn academic integrity.
Narcissism and Extrinsic Values
Jean Twenge shares her research on narcissism to help guide students towards better academic integrity.
What's Wrong with Wikipedia?
A webinar on how to help students evaluate the legitimacy of online sources and develop their research skills.
Stopping Plagiarism at the Source
Barry Gilmore discusses how to stop plagiarism before it happens with well-designed assignments.