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Academic Honesty and Avoiding Plagiarism


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Academic honesty is critical to your success as a student here at Montgomery County Community College, as well as in your academic and professional careers beyond Montco.

In this tutorial we hope to show you how to avoid intentional and unintentional plagiarism in your research and coursework and understand the academic integrity policies of MCCC and consequences of plagiarism.

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This tutorial is adapted from "Academic Integrity Tutorial for Undergraduates" by DiMenna-Nyselius Library, Fairfield University, which is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0). Many thanks!

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