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Plagiarism is taking text, ideas, images, sound recordings, or other creative expressions that belong to someone else and representing them as your own. When you effectively cite your sources, you avoid plagiarism.
For more resources and information, see the Citations and Plagiarism guide.
The Online Writing Lab at Purdue University provides easy to read and understand guides for different citation styles.
Use the menu on the left to navigate through the guide.
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