Copyright & Plagiarism
Copyright law protects the work that you or anyone else has created from being copied, changed, or used without permission. You can get information about Copyright from the following sources.
Copyright for Students - created by North Carolina WiseOwl Project
Guidelines for Fair Use, Purdue Online Writing Lab
Plagiarism is simply using someone else's ideas, words, or images and not giving them credit. Basically, if you didn't think of it yourself, cite it.
Is It Plagiarism Yet?, by Purdue Online Writing Lab offers advice on avoiding plagiarism.
Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing - handout and practice