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Understanding Citations: When to Cite

This guide was designed to help you read citations and understand different formats as well as create citations for your own research.

What counts as plagiarism?

When should I cite a source?



What Have I Done?

The penalties for academic dishonesty at NJIT are severe and range from reprimand, to failure in a course, to suspension.

Take this 30 minute tutorial from Simon Fraser University to avoid getting in trouble for plagiarizing, (intended or unintended)

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