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Types of Plagiarism

Types of Plagiarism

At its most basic level, to commit plagiarism means you have incorrectly presented information in your research as your own original idea.  However, there are many different types of plagiarism. Some forms of plagiarism are obvious, while others...not so much.  Here are some helpful definitions from plagiarism.org:

Different types of plagiarism are described using icons from plagiarism.org website

Watch this video from plagiarism.org for further information about these types of plagiarism.

Types of Plagiarism. (n.d.) Retrieved September 25, 2014, from <http://www.plagiarism.org/plagiarism-101/types-of-plagiarism>

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