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Biology: Plagiarism

This guide is designed to help you find materials available from the Houston Cole Library for research in biology.

Books

Here are selected examples of books with information addressing plagiarism, a topic which may be found in many disciplines.

Avoiding Plagiarism

Welcome to the Houston Cole Library's guide to knowing what constitutes plagiarism and how to avoid it for biology students!

According to JSU's Student Handbook, violations of University Academic Honesty policy include:

“Plagiarism, which is the deliberate act of copying, writing, or presenting as one's own the information, ideas, or phrasing of another person without proper acknowledgment of their true source.”

Plagiarism in Biological Sciences

JSU Resources

Other Resources

How to Avoid Plagiarism Video

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Citing Your Work

See Houston Cole Library's RefWorks subject guide.

Detailed assistance is also available with functions such as exporting citations from databases and compiling bibliographies, and much more, from ProQuest's comprehensive Refworks guide.