Academic Integrity &
Anti-Plagiarism Tutorial Resources
Table of Contents (please click the linked headings/subheadings below to be taken to the corresponding list of topics and resources)
Contributing to the discourse on a topic
What is Academic Integrity?
Definitions of Academic Integrity
What is Plagiarism?
Definitions of plagiarism
Principles of avoiding plagiarism
Policies and procedures
SIDENOTE: The Cultural Context of Plagiarism - Cultural Perspectives on Plagiarism
Why Does Plagiarism Occur?
Reasons for plagiarism
UMB Student Affairs resources
Types of Plagiarism, and How Do You Avoid Them?
What are some common forms of content plagiarism?
What is considered common knowledge in scholarly communication?
How do you determine what is common knowledge?
So what about the other four scenarios of content plagiarism?
What is Paraphrasing?
What is Summarizing?
How do you paraphrase and summarize correctly?
SafeAssign: Blackboard's Plagiarism Detection Tool
Video: Understanding SafeAssign
What is Mechanical Plagiarism?
How do you avoid mechanical plagiarism?
Acknowledgements and Helpful Resources
Additional Resources for Further Exploration