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Writing and Style Guides

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  • APA Style Manual | Call Number: BF 76.7 .P83 2010 | ISBN: 9781433805615 
  • APA Style Simplified | ISBN: 9781118289099
  • MLA Handbook | Call Number: LB2369 .G53 2016 | ISBN: 9781603290241
  • MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing | Call Number: PN 147 .G444 2008 | ISBN: 9780873522977
  • Cite Right | Call Number: PN 171 .F56 L55 2006 | ISBN: 9780226484747
  • The Chicago Manual of Style | Call Number: Z253 .U69 2010 | ISBN: 9780226104201
  • Guide to College Writing | Editions available in Reserves and Stacks

Plagiarism: What it is and How to Steer Clear

To plagiarize is to treat another person's opinions, words, or ideas as if they are your own.  Plagiarism is not limited to simply copying another person's work; it can also include using another person's ideas or research findings in your work without giving proper credit.  In order to succeed in college, it is important to educate yourself on all types of plagiarism.  The guide below, provided by Indiana University at Bloomington, outlines the different types of plagiarism most common in colleges and universities, and discusses how it can be avoided.