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Stony Brook University

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Academic integrity for students

Academic Integrity: What it is & why it matters

Honesty is the cornerstone of the research, learning and creative process.  Breaches in academic integrity can result in severe penalties, including expulsion from school.

Learn how to avoid breaches in academic integrity by

  • Citing properly
  • Using paraphrasing and summarizing correctly
  • Recognizing and avoiding plagiarism
  • Using time management and research skills

Resources available to you here at Stony Brook University include:


More guides on citation & plagiarism