How to keep clear of plagiarism

As a university student, you are expected to produce original work based on your own research. With so many sources of information out there, it can be easy to accidentally use someone else’s wording. With clear definitions, tips and examples, this guide will make understanding plagiarism easy, so you know how to avoid it when writing your uni assignments in the future.

For more ways to brush up on your researching and referencing skills, check out the Finding Information Tutorials, chat to a Librarian or check out this referencing video.

If you’re looking for more ways to make referencing easier, discover USQ student Joy’s 3 top tips for developing this important academic skill.

Last modified: November 2016