Common Types of Plagiarism

  1. Turning in someone else's work as your own.

  2. Copying from several different sources, editing to make them fit together with no citation.

  3. Paying for a paper.

  4. Citing things incorrectly, making them impossible for others to find.

  5. Copying words or ideas without giving credit.

Watch this short 5 minute from Loras College Library about the five different types of plagiarism.

Here are three examples of common types of plagiarism that will be examined in more depth in this tutorial.

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