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English 101 and 102: Plagiarism, Sample Papers, etc.

This research guide will help you find quality information to support the ideas you write in your essays. It also provides resources to assist in proper citation.

Plaigiarism!

Arguably the most common form of academic dishonesty, plagiarism can be avoided with knowledge and effort. Let these web pages help you avoid plagiarism.

WVU Plagiarism Tutorial  https://lib.wvu.edu/instruction/plagiarism/

What is Plagiarism?  http://www.plagiarism.org/article/what-is-plagiarism

Did I Plagiarize? A flowchart of the types and severity of plagiarism http://buildingscholars.utep.edu/web/docs/resources/workshop-materials/Infographic_Did-I-Plagiarize.pdf

 

 

 

Sample Papers

Types of Papers & Student Samples-Roane State

https://www.roanestate.edu/owl/types.html

College Writing Samples--Colby

http://web.colby.edu/farnham-writerscenter/college-essay-sample/

Writing Samples--Middlesex College

https://www.middlesex.mass.edu/wac/wrtngsamples.aspx

Basic Writing help

Tips for Writing in North American Colleges: the Basics

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/683/01/

Harvard College Writing Center

https://writingcenter.fas.harvard.edu/pages/strategies-essay-writing

Perdue Online Writing Lab

https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/

 

Thesis Statement: a Vital Element in Expository Essays

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