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MLA Style: MLA

Books on Writing Research Papers

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Plagiarism

Plagiarism means to use somebody else's ideas and/or words as if they were yours; in other words: plagiarism is a form of theft.

Illustration of a thief

Plagiarism is considered academic dishonesty or academic fraud and offenders are subject to academic punishment depending on the severity of the plagiarism.

For more information about MDC policy on academic dishonesty visit Students' Rights & Responsibilities

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