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Turnitin detects plagiarism in your research paper

Turnitin (“turn it in”) is a web-based service that college admissions offices and teachers use to check for plagiarism in a college admission essay or term paper. More and more college students are plagiarizing essays and research papers. While cheating …

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Most common mistakes in college research papers

Having good research paper topics is not the only thing that’s important when writing your college research paper. There are many other considerations, including narrowing your topic, meeting deadlines, citing sources correctly, using secondary sources badly, staying on topic, and …

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What college students can learn from Shia LaBeouf’s bizarre plagiarism case

Plagiarism is an ongoing problem fought at the university level. According to a study done by Rutgers University researcher Donald McCabe from 2002-05, 36% of undergraduates and 24% of graduate students admitted to copying and paraphrasing from Internet sources without …

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How to avoid plagiarism in college: Resist the temptation!

It’s late and your research paper is due tomorrow. You have about 20 different sources and it would take an entire day just to cite all of them. For just a brief moment, you consider listing only a handful of …

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Back to school tips: How to write a research paper

Classes are starting and it has been a while, hasn’t it? You’re now busy getting back into the swing of things, but while you’ve been away, you may have forgotten some vital information about how to write a research paper. …

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