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Avoid Plagiarism: What is plagiarism and how to avoid it.
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Other Styles: AMA and CSE style.
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Why Cite ...
Citing sources is giving credit where credit is due. You have to tell people where you got your information. Failure to do so is plagiarism, an act that can carry severe academic consequences.
In addition, please note that the LCCC Student Code of Conduct discusses plagiarism in Section IIIA. Click here to view the code.