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Getting Started with Academic Writing

A newly updated writing guide reflecting on writing skills and avoiding plagiarism.

Understanding Student Plagiarism

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Writing papers already comes with challenges for students. Plagiarism comes with a set of challenges common to all groups or certain North American concepts that are new to people from other cultures with their ways of viewing information sharing. 


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