Questions to consider:
Plagiarism (avoiding it) is an essential skill for succeeding in both college and the workplace. Knowing when you need to give credit when using someone's ideas is the very first step in being a good writer, but also in being a responsible citizen and continuous learner.
The materials below will explore plagiarism, why citing your sources is important, and what a 'citation' actually is.
A citation consists of several required elements:
During the rest of this course, you will learn why and how this is best done, using APA style.