Plagiarism is using someone's words, thoughts, or ideas without giving credit to the author. Plagiarism is a serious academic offense and easily avoided. Here are some helpful resources to help you better understand plagiarism. When in doubt about how to cite a source, ask for help.
This short video will help you get a better understanding of plagiarism and citations.
Purdue's Online Writing Lab is an excellent resource on writing papers, using sources, and citing sources.
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