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February 2019

Plagiarism NEWS | January 2019 | India and Montenegro addressing plagiarism

20 Feb 2019|Uncategorized|

Higher education institutions and authorities around the world are gradually introducing plans to address what is a growing issue : plagiarism. Their answers usually revolve around 3 areas : - drafting ethics policy, - promoting academic integrity by raising awareness on plagiarism and by learning students’ techniques for citing and referencing work, - using new [...]

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December 2018

Temptation to Plagiarise: 4 Tips to Avoid it

10 Dec 2018|Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

Do you feel as if you don’t have enough time ? Do you believe you are not proficient enough to provide sufficient answers to the topic you’re dealing with? Copying and pasting others’ ideas from websites seems to be a common practice. So why shouldn’t you ? There are numerous reasons to plagiarise contents to [...]

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July 2018

PLAGIARISM News | June 2018 | WestWorld, This is America, and a last word for Samsung and Apple

20 Jul 2018|Uncategorized|

Can we talk about plagiarism for video games ? Can we accuse someone of plagiarizing our video game? That's what Bethesda wants to do. Indeed, the company which created Fallout Shelter, a post-apocalyptic management game, accuses Warner Bros of plagiarism for his game based on the WestWorld series. According to Bethesda, the game's operation is essentially the [...]

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February 2018

Communication through Videos for Plagiarism Prevention in student’s written works

27 Feb 2018|All there is to know about plagiarism, Preventing plagiarism, Uncategorized|

The University of Geneva and its short video to prevent (acciental) plagiarism In order to fight plagiarism, the University of Geneva created a short video staging its own students. To enable students to better understand the notion of plagiarism as well as related issues, it is necessary to make students actors of their own prevention. The video of the [...]

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January 2018

Raising awareness about plagiarism: The University of Pavia (Italy) enters the scene

23 Jan 2018|All there is to know about plagiarism, Events, Uncategorized|

Raising awareness to change behaviors The fight against plagiarism necessarily involves raising awareness among students. The University of Pavia understands this and organizes training on "copy-and-paste" and good documentary research and citation practices. The objective of this training is to explain the interest of prevention tools to plagiarism, made available by Compilatio, and to show [...]

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March 2013

SOME TIPS TO AVOID GOING FROM QUOTATIONS… TO PLAGIARISM

13 Mar 2013|Uncategorized|

A definition of plagiarism Identifying what you have borrowed properly Why? The right to quote comes with a duty: the obligation to identify your quotations. This identification is done according to some conventions, the most obvious being the use of quotation marks. These rules allow the reader to : 1. See where the quotations are [...]

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