What is Plagiarism?

  • Plagiarism is the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own.
  • Plagiarism is copying from the Internet, from a web page, or from another person without giving credit.
  • Plagiarism is using ideas which are not your own without citing those ideas.
  • Plagiarism can be applied to ideas, research, art, music, graphs, diagrams, websites, data, books, newspapers, magazines, plays, movies, photos, solution manuals, and speeches.



Watch this short 3 minute about plagiarism.