Cut and paste plagiarism

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“copy cat” by gosheshe Attribution License

Your writing needs to be in your own words. This doesn’t just mean changing one or two words in something you have copied from an article or book. You need to rewrite the information in your own words. Here is some examples of what not to do and how to fix it from Penn State University.

http://tlt.psu.edu/plagiarism/student-tutorial/avoiding-cut-and-paste-plagiarism/

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