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Types of Plagiarism
From – Turnitin. (2012). The plagiarism spectrum: Tagging 10 types of unoriginal work.
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Other Types of Plagiarism That May Surprise You
- Reusing your own paper/presentation from another course. (Requires the permission of both instructors, if both courses are being taken in the same semester, or the permission of the second instructor if they are taken during different semesters.)
- Using content from lectures without citation. (Not all instructors will require you to cite information from class. Check with your instructor.)
How to Paraphrase
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Need Some Practice?
Try these exercises from the Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL). See the left menu for a link to the answers.