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CSS101: College Success Strategies: Avoiding Plagiarism

Work smarter, not harder! Learn about academic support services, library and online resources that will help you gain skills and competencies to succeed at BCC and beyond!

What is Plagiarism?

Plagiarism 2.0: Information Ethics in the Digital Age outlines important ideas associated with academic integrity such as copyright and fair use, how to paraphrase the work of others, and the importance of citing your sources.

BCC Guide to Citing Your Sources

The BCC Libraries have a user guide devoted solely to citing your sources. View examples of the most popular citation formats such as MLA, APA and Chicago and learn to recognize how print and electronic resources must be documented in these formats. This skill is important especially if you want to maximize the convenience of online citation generators, for even though they will display your citation in the right order, you still need to know which words get capitalized and which don't!

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