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Plagiarism Topic Guide: Home

Lots of info about what plagiarism is, how to identify it, and most importantly how to AVOID it

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Plagiarism: to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own; use (another's production) without crediting the source. (from

Georgia Highlands College has an official policy regarding student plagiarism; you are responsible for adhering to these policies.  This guide has been designed to help you navigate the tricky waters of plagiarism and learn how to avoid it!


comic: student and teacher "How can I get an F?  I copied it all off the internet?"


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