Main Entry: pla·gia·rize 1 : to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own : use (another's production) without crediting the source 2 : to commit literary theft : present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source From Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary http://www.m-w.com
Main Entry  pla  gia  rize 1   to steal and pass off  the ideas or words of another  as one s own   use  another s product...
  In other words, to copy someone else’s work without giving him credit. Plagiarism is not always intentional. You can do it by accident, but it is still against the law. If you ever have a question about whether something is plagiarized, please ask!
          In other words, to copy someone else   s work without giving him credit. Plagiarism is not always intentional. Y...
    Identify any information that would not be considered common knowledge Unless in direct quotes, make sure you paraphrase what the original author said Use a quote if you can’t think of a way to paraphrase the information always, Always, ALWAYS cite the source of any information in your paper which is not considered common knowledge. If you are unsure if something is common knowledge, cite it!
                    Identify any information that would not be considered common knowledge Unless in direct quotes, make s...
Things that are found in a number of places, and are likely to be known by a large number of people. Examples: ◦ The sky is blue ◦ Grass is usually green ◦ George Washington was the 1st president of the United States
Things that are found in a number of places, and are likely to be known by a large number of people. Examples      The sky...
Main Entry: 1para·phrase 1 : a restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form From Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary http://www.m-w.com
Main Entry  1para  phrase 1   a restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form From Merriam-We...
When you paraphrase something, it is different than putting it in your own words. When you put something in your own words, you are making a statement about the information you have found, rather than just restating the information. Usually there is an opinion of some sort in something “In your own words”
When you paraphrase something, it is different than putting it in your own words. When you put something in your own words...
 Main Entry: 1quote 1 a : to speak or write (a passage) from another usually with credit acknowledgment b : to repeat a passage from, especially in substantiation or illustration From Merriam-Webster’s Online Dictionary http://www.m-w.com
     Main Entry  1quote 1 a   to speak or write  a passage  from another usually with credit acknowledgment b   to repeat ...
  A citation is how you indicate where your information came from. There are three citation styles that are in frequent use at the high school and college level. They are:  MLA (Modern Language Association)  APA (American Psychological Association)  CMS (Chicago Manual of Style)  Each style has a way to do in-text citations, a way to do a bibliography, and a way to do footnotes and endnotes.
          A citation is how you indicate where your information came from. There are three citation styles that are in fre...
   Parenthetical or in-text: In Sons from Afar, Cynthia Voigt wrote, “James entered English class after lunch the way he thought medieval criminals must have entered a church, crying out Sanctuary, Sanctuary.” (Voigt 101) Works Cited: Voigt, Cynthia. Sons from Afar. New York: Fawcett Juniper, 1987. You may also be asked to use footnotes or endnotes. If you are asked to do either of these, your teacher or the library will give you a handout explaining how they are used.
               Parenthetical or in-text  In Sons from Afar, Cynthia Voigt wrote,    James entered English class after lunc...
    Whenever you use information that is not common knowledge Whenever you use information that you did not know before doing the research Whenever you quote another person’s ideas or word, whether they are written or spoken Whenever you paraphrase another person’s written or spoken words or ideas
                 Whenever you use information that is not common knowledge Whenever you use information that you did not k...