Plagiarism and Academic Integrity

Plagiarism Definitions 

Helping Students Avoid Plagiarism. 
http://www.umuc.edu/cip/vail/faculty/designing_assignments/index.html  

Plagiarism:  What it is and How to Recognize and Avoid it. 
http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/pamphlets/plagiarism.shtml  

Purdue Online Writing Lab. 
http://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/research/r_plagiar.html 


Academic Integrity and Honor Codes
 

Center for Academic Integrity (CAI). 
http://www.academicintegrity.org/ 

Johns Hopkins University Undergraduate Academic Ethics Board Statement on Ethics. 
http://www.jhu.edu/~ethics/statement.html 

Academic Integrity at Penn State:  A Statement by the Council of Academic Deans. 
http://www.psu.edu/oue/integrity.html 


Plagiarism Prevention and Detection Resources
 

Cyberplagiarism Detection and Prevention. 
http://tlt.its.psu.edu/suggestions/cyberplag/ 

EduTie.com.* 
http://www.edutie.com/ 

Essay Verification Engine (Eve2).* 
http://www.canexus.com/eve/index.shtml 

Glatt Plagiarism Services, Inc.* 
http://www.plagiarism.com 

JPlag. 
www.jplag.de/ 

Plagiarism.org. 
http://www.plagiarism.org 

Turnitin.com.* 
(Hendrix has an institutional subscription to Turnitin.com - email Karen Fraser for more information.)
http://www.turnitin.com 

*Fee-based service, although many services will allow a free trial.


Search Engines and Subscription Databases
 

Google.  http://www.google.com
Metacrawler.  http://www.metacrawler.com
Yahoo.  http://www.yahoo.com
Library full-text databaes such as ProQuest, LexisNexis Academic, JSTOR. 


Paper Mills
 

Anti Essays.  http://www.antiessays.com/
BigNerds.com.  http://bignerds.com/
Chuck III's College Resources.  http://www.chuckiii.com/
College Term Papers.com.  http://collegetermpapers.com/
School Sucks!  http://www.schoolsucks.com
Term Paper sites.com.  http://www.termpapersites.com/
Virtual Essays.com.  http://www.virtualessays.com/ 


Papers for Sale
 

A1 Term Paper.  http://a1-termpaper.com/
WriteWork.com.  http://www.writework.com/
 

These web sites were compiled by Patience Simmonds, reference and instruction librarian at the John M. Lilley Library at Pennsylvania State University - Erie, and published in her article "Plagiarism and Cyber-plagiarism: A Guide to Selected Resources" in College & Research Libraries News (June 2003).

 

Last Modified on 9/08/2011