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Understanding Plagiarism: Information Literacy Guide

Learn what plagiarism is and how it happens; learn best practices for avoiding plagiarism

Time Management: Assignment Calculator

Assignment Calculator - try it out! Type in the date your assignment is due, select the subject area, and this time management tool from the Univ of Minnesota Libraries does the rest!

You'll see a handy timeline for breaking down the components of your research project, including setting deadlines for the specific steps of your assignment research and writing. Some resources and databases listed in Assignment Calculator will be specific to the University of Minnesota Libraries, but many of these are also available at ISU.

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Assignment Calculator software can be downloaded and customized for use at ISU. Would that be helpful to you?

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Plagiarism: Interactive Tutorials

There are plenty of online tutorials on the topic of understanding plagiarism and academic integrity. Here are a few recent examples of fun and interactive tutorials for students.

Plagiarism Videos

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