Al Bayan Bilingual SchoolHigh School Media CenterMs. Kathleen, High School LibrarianSeptember 2012
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1. Plagiarism is an act of fraud. It involves both stealing someone elses work and lying about it afterward.2. People are often tempted to plagiarize when they are anxious about assignment deadlines, the subject, or when they confuse research with plagiarism.3. There are several ways to plagiarize, including failure to cite sources, paying someone else to write for you (the Ghost Writer), or submitting a previously written paper (self-plagiarism).4. Turnitin.com generates originality reports. It helps students become aware of the consequences of plagiarism.