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Ethical Use of Information
In the academic environment, ethical questions frequently arise around the use of information. This guide will provide a conceptual overview and supplementary resources to assist with: recognizing and avoiding plagiarism, understanding copyright, evaluating fair use, and locating images and music that are available for use.
Description: This is a self-paced tutorial with short lessons and quizzes.
Time estimate: 20-30 minutes to complete
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Types of Plagiarism
This infographic lists the common types of plagiarism identified in a survey of instructors conducted by turnitin. More information and examples are available on the turnitin website.
Films on Demand: Plagiarism 2.0: Information Ethics in the Digital Age
This video examines the behaviors that constitute plagiarism, their consequences, and the best ways to avoid them.
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