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Tiverton Middle School Library: The American Revolution

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What Is Plagiarism?

Merriam Webster dictionary defines plagiarism as the act of using another person's words or ideas without giving credit to that person.  Learn more by visiting these sites...

http://www.plagiarism.org/ - Includes information about plagiarism, how to avoid it, and how to cite your sources. 

http://kidshealth.org/kid/feeling/school/plagiarism.html# - Excellent article explaining plagiarism.  Includes a plagiarism checklist

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/589/1/ - Ths Purdue OWL Writing Lab's Guide to avoiding plagiarism