In other words, plagiarism is an act of fraud. It involves both stealing someone else's work and lying about it afterward.
This guide was adapted from the Butler University Avoiding Plagiarism LibGuide by FCPS Library Media Specialists Renate.Owen@fcps.org and Katherine.Mills@fcps.org. If you have suggestions for improving this LibGuide, please email one or both of these library media specialists.
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Source: UC Santa Cruz University Library