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Kinesiology & Physical Education

Plagiarism

      Cartoon by Pirillo & Fitz

What types of things do I need to cite?

You need to cite other's words or ideas whenever you use them in your paper (i.e. direct quotes, summaries). This may include:

  • journal articles, newspaper articles or magazine articles
  • books or book chapters
  • web sites and web pages
  • encyclopedias
  • government documents
  • emails, interviews or speeches
  • all ideas or words in any format that are not your own

When reading articles

What to paraphrase; what to quote

Plagiarism in Higher Education