Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Home: Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity

"No matter how educated, talented, rich or cool you believe you are, how you treat people ultimately tells all. Integrity is everything." -Anon

You may be looking at this quote and wondering 'what does this have to do with research?'. As a researcher, and a student, integrity, and in particular academic integrity, is essential. 

Academic work, while sometimes original, is often based off of or supported by the earlier work of others. Acknowledging these earlier works and the creators of these works by properly citing them not only shows respect for their intellectual contribution, it also demonstrates your academic integrity!

Watch the video below for more information.


Academic Integrity and Avoiding Plagiarism

Acting with academic integrity and being sure to cite your sources is the best way to avoid plagiarism.  But, what exactly is plagiarism? and how can you best avoid making this mistake? 

Watch the video below for more information.


Visit the links below for more in depth information: