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Understanding plagiarism

What is plagiarism?

Loughborough University's definition of plagiarism is;

“submitting work as the candidate's own of which the candidate is not the author. This includes failure to acknowledge clearly and explicitly the ideas, words or work of another person whether these are published or unpublished.”

Loughborough University, Regulation XVIII, Academic Misconduct

Find out how to avoid being guilty of plagiarism by using the resources below;



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