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University of Portland Clark Library

Library Orientation 2021-22

How to Avoid Plagiarism

Video transcript
Produced and generously shared by the librarians at Central Carolina University.

Create a Timeline for Writing Assignments

Plagiarism is tempting when you are running out of time to meet a deadline. Try the calculator below to get a step-by-step breakdown of what you need to do, and when, so you can finish writing assignments on time. Also, the Writing Center, in the Shepard Center's Learning Commons, has resources and peer Writing Assistants to help students of all writing abilities. Make an appointment and improve your papers!   


The Writing Assignment Calculator

Enter the date you plan to start:

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Date the assignment is due:

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Based on the original Assignment Calculator from the University of Minnesota Libraries.

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