Plagiarism and Resource Credibility

Plagiarism

ACCORDING TO THE MERRIAM-WEBSTER ONLINE DICTIONARY, TO “PLAGIARIZE” MEANS:

  • to steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one’s own
  • to use (another’s production) without crediting the source
  • to commit literary theft
  • to present as new and original an idea or product derived from an existing source
6 Ways to Avoid Plagiarism

 

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Credibility

 

Internet Content Checklist

Below, you will find three checklists for to help you determine if you can trust the information from an internet source:

CRAPP Test
Internet Content Checklist
CARS – Credibility, Accuracy, Reasonableness, Support