Ask Your Question
0

How do I report plagiarism?

asked 2017-07-21 09:05:46 -0500

updated 2017-07-21 11:18:27 -0500

I think one of my fellow students has plagiarized something. What should I do?

edit retag flag offensive close merge delete

1 answer

Sort by ยป oldest newest most voted
0

answered 2017-07-21 09:05:54 -0500

updated 2017-07-21 09:06:57 -0500

If you think that one of your classmates has plagiarized something, you should immediately contact your professor and let them know what has happened. (E-mail would be best for this!) Include a link to the article and a give a description of your evidence. It would also be a good idea to let your content expert know so they can remove the plagiarized content and get the edits removed from the page's history. Wikipedia has an automated function (called "bots" on Wikipedia) that scans for copyright violations, so the content expert may already know about the plagiarism - but it's always good to make sure that they're aware.

edit flag offensive delete link more

Your Answer

Please start posting anonymously - your entry will be published after you log in or create a new account.

Add Answer

[hide preview]

Question Tools

1 follower

Stats

Asked: 2017-07-21 09:05:46 -0500

Seen: 0 times

Last updated: Jul 21