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Library Services and Resources for Distance Education Students: Plagiarism Prevention

This LibGuide will provide valuable information on library services and resources available at John B. Cade Library.

SU & Academic Integrity

Southern University and A & M College defines academic dishonesty as premeditated cheating, which is defined as conscious, preplanned, deliberate cheating with materials prepared in advance.

Plagiarism Prevention

Plagiarism vs. Copyright Infringement

Plagiarism is using someone else's work without giving proper credit - a failure to cite adequately. 

Copyright infringement is using someone else's creative work, which can include a song, a video, a movie clip, a piece of visual art, a photograph, and other creative works, without authorization or compensation, if compensation is appropriate. 

Copyright Basics

Plagiarism and Copyright Infringement: Is Copying Illegal (Handout)