Copyright/ Plagiarism/ Fair Use

What are copyright, plagiarism and Fair Use?

Copyright - laws that give the creator of an original wok exclusive rights to use and profit from it 

Plagiarism - the practice of taking someone else's work or ideas and passing them off as one's own

Fair Use - limited rights to use brief excerpts of copyrighted material without the need for permission  


Resources on how to cite sources and avoid plagiarism:


Below is an APA style example paper with references listed:

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      M.D. Roblyer, Joan E. Hughes. Integrating Educational Technology into Teaching. Transforming Learning Across Disciplines. 8th ed. NY, NY: Pearson Education, Inc. 2010

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