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Preventing Student Plagiarism: A Guide for Faculty

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Plagiarism: Why It Should Matter to You (Canvas module)

Your students can learn about plagiarism and ways to avoid it by taking a module, which includes a quiz.

If you wish to assign the plagiarism module to students who are enrolled in an existing Canvas course or organization which you administer, please follow these steps.

  • On you Canvas dashboard click on "Canvas Commons" (2nd to last link in the left navigation).
  • Search for “UC Libraries Plagiarism”. You will get a thumbnail for the module (complete title: "Plagiarism: Why Should It Matter to You").
  • Click on the module thumbnail.
  • Click the "Import/Download" button on the right side of the screen.
  • Choose the destination course for the module.
  • Click "Import into Course."
  • The module will appear under "Modules" in the course menu. The “For Instructors” page includes information about editing the module within your course.

Books and Articles

To find resources on plagiarism and academic integrity in the UC Library catalog and the OhioLINK Library Catalog, use the following subject headings:

These subject headings will also retrieve relevant periodical articles in the Academic Search Complete database.

Featured Books in the Library Collection

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