Edgewood students are expected to understand the multiple aspects of plagiarism and abide by the college Academic Honesty Policy (PDF 77k). This includes appropriately representing and crediting the ideas, concepts and intellectual work of others as well as correctly citing direct quotations. See below links for more info.
- Tutorial on citing, plagiarism, and copyright from Missouri State University.
- Paraphrase: write it in your own words - How to paraphrase correctly and accurately, from Purdue University.
- How to Recognize Plagiarism - Examples comparing word-for-word plagiarism and correct paraphrasing, from Indiana University Bloomington.
See our guides to the major citation styles.
For help with fair use, course packs, media presentations, and other issues of copyright see the Edgewood Copyright Policy.