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Plagiarism Resources

Hiram College Style Sheet
Directions for the Preparation of Research Papers and Essays at Hiram College

Defining and Avoiding Plagiarism: The WPA Statement on Best Practices
The Council of Writing Program Administrators' document on plagiarism for faculty, staff, and students. A good resource for those interested in understanding what plagiarism is more keenly.

Plagiarism.org is a website intended to take some of the mystery out of how to cite and reference information in papers. It will explain what plagiarism is, why it is important, and what you can do to avoid copying an author's work. It is a great start if you are nervous about including information into your paper.

Purdue OWL: Avoiding Plagiarism
The plagiarism portion of the Purdue OWL, one of the premier websites for information on writing papers and dealing with research citation.

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