Writing Resources

UWF Policy on Plagiarism
Plagiarism Exercise

In this exercise you will be given some original passages and asked to determine whether a passage is an acceptable paraphrase or a plagiarized version of the original passage.

Guidelines to Authors

This handout describes the content, format, and language style expected for a research proposal or thesis prosecptus.

Establishing Authorship

Paul Smith (Alverno College) developed this excellent site. He describes paraphrasing and citation practices that will help you clearly establish your authorship of a written work.

Useful Web Sites on Plagiarism
The following web sites discuss plagiarism and writing. You will find definitions of plagiarism and advice for good practices for scholarly writing.
Dartmouth College
Hamilton College Writing Center