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This guide is meant to raise awareness of plagiarism and help students prevent both intentional and unintentional plagiarism.

This Guide on Plagiarism

Plagiarism is a complicated and common problem that can have serious consequences.  It is important to know what plagiarism is so you can avoid plagiarizing, whether the plagiarism is intentional or accidental.  This guide is intended to help you recognize what plagiarism is, understand the consequences of being caught plagiarizing and understand how to avoid plagiarizing.  Technology has made it easier than ever for people to plagiarize, but it has also made it easier than ever to catch people who have plagiarized.