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Plagiarism

The Cite Is Right - Rutgers Univeristy Libraries

"Paul Robeson Library:: The Anti Plagiarism Game Show Cite is Right! "Web. 9/5/2013 <http://library.camden.rutgers.edu/EducationalModule/Plagiarism/citeisright.html>.

Academic Information

Educational Goals and Objectives:

The goals for this tutorial are that students will use information in an ethical manner and will recognize the art of citation as part of the scholarly communication process.

The educational objective is that the student will produce a college-level paper with correct citations for all research materials.

Background information

The Paul Robeson Library Reference faculty recognize that undergraduate students struggle with the concept of plagiarism. “How to Avoid Plagiarism” is intended to give students a clear understanding of what is plagiarism using clear language and concrete examples.

In order to reach the maximum number of students, this tutorial utilizes Macromedia Flash movies and is freely available on the Web. 

Awards and Acknowledgements for the Site:

This tutorial has been selected for inclusion in the Association of  College and Research Libraries Instructional Section’s PRIMO database.  PRIMO is a juried online resource for academic librarians. “How to Avoid Plagiarism” was the featured “Site of the Month” in February 2005. 

This tutorial was also featured in the book, The Plagiarism Plague:  A Resource Guide and CD-ROM Tutorial for Educators and Librarians, Vibiana Bowman Cvetkovic, editor (New York: Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2004).

"Paul Robeson Library | Rutgers University Libraries "Web. 9/6/2013 <http://www.libraries.rutgers.edu/rul/libs/robeson_lib/HAPACADINFO.html>.

CREDITS

Educational Content:  Vibiana Bowman

Software and Graphic Design:  John B. Gibson

Graphic Artists:  Michael "Boris" George, Nicholas Martinelli, Andy Zazzera

Cast:  Vibiana Bowman, Eric Fizur, John B. Gibson, John Maxymuk

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