The latest from the blog
Can I Re-use My Old Papers I've Already Written?
Explanation of the problems of self-plagiarism.
What is Contract Cheating (ghostwriting)?
This article explores the sometimes tricky nuances of ghostwriting and explains when and why it is completely inappropriate.
I'm Learning English and Need Help Revising.
Here are some tips on how ELL students can get help from others on revising their writing while still avoiding unethical collaboration.
Benchmark Plagiarism Tariff
The results of a consultation exercise to develop a benchmark tariff for assigning penalties to cases of plagiarism.
Plagiarism Reference Tariff
A penalty tariff to offer guidance to institutions for assigning penalties in objective and transparent ways.
Academic Misconduct Benchmarking Research Project: Part 2
An examination of the type and number of penalties applied to cases of plagiarism in higher education institutions.
Academic Misconduct Benchmarking Research Project: Part 1
An analysis of the range and spread of sanctions against plagiarism among institutions.
A Fragile Trust: Plagiarism, Power
Samantha Grant discusses her film "A Fragile Trust" about the discgraced journalist Jayson Blair.
Student online research and critical thinking:
How to support students in their use of Wikipedia.
Everything is a Remix
Filmmaker Kirby Ferguson explores how remixing is a form of creativity and how it classes with current norms.
Writing in an Internet Environment
Looking at how the expectations for academic writing might change as the world becomes more digital.
Where Next? Integrity for the " Real World"
Dr. Bertram-Gallant offers a new way of understanding integrity in the academic world and beyond.