Plagiarism Prevention

The University of West Georgia Department of English has assembled  these resources to help combat the problem of plagiarism by clarifying what plagiarism is and offering suggestions as to how it might be discouraged, avoided, and detected.

Plagiarism Defined
Student Resources
Plagiarism Detection
Teacher Resources
Penalties for Plagiarism
Related Sites

Student Resources

Plagiarism can result when students are unaware of the proper methods of acknowledging and documenting sources. To help avoid unintentional plagiarism, the English Department recommends the following resources:

    Plagiarism home English Department Writing Program U of West Georgia

Questions about this site? Email  Created by P. Morgan, T Fishman, and J. Wilferth.