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Search, Plagiarism, Cites

Presentation for Peterson/Ross LPN 2nd semester students prior to Cardiovascular project assignments, Spring 2007

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Search, Plagiarism, Cites

  1. 1. Understanding …. Search, Plagiarism, Cites
  2. 2. Search v. Research <ul><li>To find </li></ul><ul><li>To interpret and analyze </li></ul>Credit to Naccarato on Flickr
  3. 3. Searching… Credit to Pierre Pouliquin on Flickr Where, oh where, does that information hide? Search engines Valid sources? Check it out!
  4. 4. Searching… Credit to Mark Shandro on Flickr Sometimes…. what you are looking for is not where you expect it !
  5. 5. What is Plagiarism? Credit to EricGjerde on Flickr <ul><li>Cultural perspective </li></ul><ul><li>Common Knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Copyright </li></ul><ul><li>Fair Use </li></ul><ul><li>Creative Commons </li></ul>
  6. 6. Types of Plagiarism – no cite <ul><li>THE GHOST WRITER </li></ul>Credit to picadillywilson on Flickr ?? Using someone else’s writing or ideas (word-for-word) as your own.
  7. 7. Types of Plagiarism – no cite <ul><li>THE PHOTOCOPY </li></ul>Credit to Nathan deGargoyle on Flickr ?? Copying significant portions of text from a single source without alteration.
  8. 8. Types of Plagiarism – no cite <ul><li>THE POTLUCK PAPER </li></ul>Credit to Merrick Brown on Flickr Copying from several different sources, trying to fit them together while keeping the original phrasing.
  9. 9. Types of Plagiarism – no cite <ul><li>THE POOR DISGUISE </li></ul>Credit to tagon on Flickr Changing key words and phrases slightly, while keeping the essential content of the source.
  10. 10. Types of Plagiarism – no cite <ul><li>THE LABOR OF LAZINESS </li></ul>Credit to spleenboy on Flickr Paraphrasing most of the paper from many sources and making it fit together.
  11. 11. Types of Plagiarism – no cite <ul><li>THE SELF-STEALER </li></ul>Credit to Cayusa on Flickr Borrowing from one’s own previous work, without citation!
  12. 12. Types of Plagiarism - cite <ul><li>THE FORGOTTEN FOOTNOTE </li></ul>Credit to beesparkle on Flick r Mentioning an author’s name, but neglecting to include specific information of the material referenced.
  13. 13. Types of Plagiarism - cite <ul><li>THE MISINFORMER </li></ul>Credit to bunchofpants on Flickr Providing inaccurate information regarding the sources, making it impossible to find them.
  14. 14. Types of Plagiarism - cite <ul><li>THE TOO-PERFECT PARAPHRASE </li></ul>Credit to Al-Fassam on Flickr Proper citation of a source, but neglects to use quotation marks for copied text or close to it.
  15. 15. Types of Plagiarism - cite <ul><li>THE RESOURCEFUL CITER </li></ul>Credit to rogilde on Flickr Proper citation of all sources, paraphrases and appropriate quotations. The catch? No original work!
  16. 16. Types of Plagiarism - cite <ul><li>THE PERFECT CRIME </li></ul>Credit to Andrew Ciscel on Flick r Properly quotes and cites in some places, but paraphrases ideas from other sources without citation, trying to pass off paraphrased ideas as his or her own analysis of cited material.
  17. 17. How to Avoid Plagiarism Credit to Mark Wheeler on Flickr <ul><li>Plan and organize, </li></ul><ul><li>Evaluate your sources, </li></ul><ul><li>Know and practice: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Quotes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Paraphrase </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Own ideas </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Cite accurately! </li></ul><ul><li>Not sure? Cite source! </li></ul>
  18. 18. Cite Credit to gin_able on Flickr <ul><li>Citation Styles </li></ul><ul><ul><li>APA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>MLA </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Chicago </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Noodle Tools </li></ul>
  19. 19. References Beck, Susan. (1997). Evaluation Criteria.  The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: or, Why It’s a Good Idea to Evaluate Web Sources . Retrieved March 23, 2007 from Plagiarism Today. (2007). Plagiarism . Retrieved March 25, 2007, from iParadigms,LLC Web site: http://