See the OC Calendar 'General academic regulations and policies' on plagiarism. "Plagiarism is the presentation of another person's work or ideas without proper or complete acknowledgement" (Okanagan College [OC], 2013, Calendar).
Examples of plagiarisim:
"Students are responsible for learning and applying the proper scholarly practices for acknowledging the work and ideas of others". (OC, 2013, Calendar): This student responsibility applies in all formats (print, online and others).
Use the Avoid Plagiarism Tutorial to test yourself and find out more about plagiarism.
The OC Therapist Assistant department requires use of APA style. This style is described in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association [APA] (6th ed.).
Visit OC Library's APA style guide resource page. Use the OC Library APA style guide
Found a great research article and want to ensure you don't lose the citation? A citation manager allows you to manage your research articles, and organize your citations for future use. Explore some of these resources and see if one will work for you.
TIP: Citation managers are not perfect and can make mistakes. ALWAYS double check the citations created by managers against the appropriate style guide.
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