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How to Avoid It Chapter 6: And, most importantly, they are not your original work — meaning they ARE plagiarized. Throughout the lifetime of your scholastic career, it is likely that you will be told over and over again to take every measure possible to ensure that the work that you are submitting is yours, and only yours.
It sounds silly, but self plagiarism is a thing! Continue reading to learn what you can do to lessen the chances of intentional and unintentional plagiarism. Every educational institution in the World has an anti-plagiarism policy. Failing to adhere to this policy ultimately will result in a failing grade and maybe even expulsion.
But, what does plagiarism mean? How do you check your paper for plagiarism?
Is there such thing as an online plagiarism checker? The better post-secondary institutions seldom believe in second chances when it comes to students being accused of plagiarism. The consequences of plagiarism include: A failing mark A mark on a permanent record Expulsion For a student, being found guilty of committing plagiarism follows them throughout their academic career, and possibly even further.
Post-Secondary institutions share information, so even if an expelled student does attempt to transfer or register at a different school, the details of their indiscretion will be made available. Plagiarism can easily result in a student failing their assignment, being expelled from their school or college or an employee losing their job.
To avoid plagiarism, all students must document sources properly using Footnotes, Endnotes, or Parenthetical References, and must compose a Bibliography, References, or Works Cited page and place it at the end of the research paper to list the sources used.
Of the three ways to document sources — Footnotes, Endnotes, and Parenthetical References, the simplest is using Parenthetical References, sometimes referred to as Parenthetical Documentation or Parenthetical Citations. Check to see which type of documentation is preferred by your teacher.
Most word processors have the superscript, Footnote and Endnote capability. If you are required to use Footnotes or Endnotes, it is well worth the effort to master this feature on the computer a few days before your paper is due.
If you use Parenthetical References you only need to put a short reference enclosed in parentheses immediately after the citation, then list the sources cited in your Bibliography, Works Cited or References page at the end of your paper. If you use Footnote references, you must have numerically superscripted Footnote references at the foot of the same page where your citations are located, plus you must add a Bibliography, Works Cited, or References page at the end of your paper unless instructed otherwise by your teacher or instructor.
If you use Endnote references, your citation within the text of your paper is the same as your Footnote citation, but you must list your Endnote references at the end of your paper in superscripted numerical order on a separate page entitled Endnotes.
You must still add a Bibliography, Works Cited or References page after your Endnotes page unless instructed otherwise by your teacher or instructor.Paul Kingsnorth is a writer and poet living in Cumbria, England.
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The following overview should help you better understand how to cite sources using MLA eighth edition, including the list of works cited and in-text citations.
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Follow the instructions below to redeem the access code found in the Pearson Learning Solutions Student Access Kit that was packaged with your book. Biography. Erik Erikson was born in Frankfurt, Germany, on June 15, There is a little mystery about his heritage: His biological father was an unnamed Danish man who abandoned Erik's mother before he was born.
The following overview should help you better understand how to cite sources using MLA eighth edition, including the list of works cited and in-text citations. Welcome to the Purdue OWL. This page is brought to you by the OWL at Purdue University. When printing this page, you must include the entire legal notice.