According to the Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary, plagiarism is "the act of using another person's words or ideas without giving credit to that person: the act of plagiarizing something." Below are a few web sites that will offer a better understanding of plagiarism:
Plagiarism 101 - A web site devoted to the understanding of plagiarism.
Real World Examples - A web page created by the University of California at San Diego listing some famous cases of plagiarism in the workplace.
You Quote It, You Note It - a fun online tutorial about understanding the importance of citing sources hosted by Westchester Community College Library.
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