Answered By: Jennifer Harris Last Updated: Jun 10, 2016 Views: 467
Your instructors have access to several technology resources to help them with plagiarism detection.
Turnitin: A plagiarism prevention system used at SNHU. A student submits a paper and Turnitin checks it for plagiarism against content on the web, other student papers, and selected online library databases.
Google: In addition to Turnitin, a simple Google search can oftentimes detect plagiarism. Instructors can just put a sentence or two of a student's paper into Google and see if there are any matches.
Help Avoiding Plagiarism & Copyright Violation
The library has several books and ebooks in our collection which can help answer your questions about avoiding plagiarism and copyright violation. Additionally, check out the web resources below or contact the Learning Center (UC Students) and Online Writing Center (COCE Students) for more assistance with avoiding plagiarism and copyright violation.
Books from the Library:
Stop Plagiarism by Vibiana Bowman Cvetkovic; Katie Elson Anderson
Plagiarism Education and Prevention by Cara Bradley
To find more books and ebooks on avoiding plagiarism and copyright violation, please search the Online Library Catalog.
Via the Atomic Learning database, currently enrolled SNHU students, faculty, and staff can access video tutorials that can help you avoid plagiarism. Please ask a librarian or contact the Learning Center (UC Students) or Online Writing Center (COCE Students) for additional information about avoiding plagiarism.
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Learning About Plagiarism Videos:
- What You'll Learn in this Training
- What is Plagiarism?
- What Needs Citation?
- Consequences for Improper Citation
- Using in-Text Citation
- Reference and Works Cited Pages
Helpful Web Resources:
These web resources may be helpful if you need assistance avoiding plagiarism and copyright violation. However, be sure to evaluate any sources you use--the Shapiro Library cannot vouch for the accuracy of information provided on external websites.
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