The latest from the blog
How Do I Cite My Own Ideas?
Help students understand how to emphasize their original thinking in their writing.
How Big of a Problem is Contract Cheating?
How big of a problem are contract cheating and ghost writing in academic contexts? Bigger than you might think.
Can I Re-use My Old Papers I've Already Written?
Explanation of the problems of self-plagiarism.
Towards a Social Model of Plagiarism
Identifying the causes of plagiarism in the power relationships of colleges and universities.
University teachers discussing plagiarism:
A study on instructors' differing views on plagiarism.
Why students cheat
An analysis of students' perspectives on cheating.
Plagiarism really is a crime:
Defending the concept of plagiarism against anarchism and postmodernism.
Assessing maturity of institutional policies for underpinning academic integrity
How the Academic Integrity Maturity Model might be applied for institutional use.
European Responses to Student Plagiarism in Higher Education
The results of the European Commission's project assessing the impact of plagiarism policies in higher education.
The results of University of Oxford's SIPA project review of Turnitin.
Plagiarism as an epistemological obstacle:
The possible challenges immigrating graduate students from China might encounter in understanding plagiarism, citation, and research practices.
Academic Culture in Transition:
Discussing the effectiveness of honour codes in academic institutions.