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Copyright & Citing Sources: Plagiarism

DISCLAIMER: Material provided is only intended as a guide. This guide is not a substitute for professional legal advice.

Plagiarism is taking credit for someone else's work or idea.

Plagiarism, like copyright, is about ownership.  Who owns the idea?  Who should profit in money or reputation? 

Plagiarism – Taking credit for other people’s work.  Using their work without giving them due credit. Cure:  Cite all resources used based on the style manual requirements. This includes all creative or original content such as ideas, images, and data.

YouTube: The punishable perils of plagiarism - Melissa Huseman D'Annunzio

Source: TED-Ed

YouTube: Avoiding Plagiarism: What Do I Need to Cite?

Source:  Kevin deLaplante

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