Learn how to identify plagiarism by reading sample student work along with reasons why the work is plagiarized or not.
Learn the differences between paraphrasing and directly quoting from sources. Includes both MLA and APA documentation.
Compare paraphrased examples of original text to test your understanding of plagiarism. Uses MLA style.
A three-part video that explains plagiarism, gives real life examples, and includes a chance to test yourself.
Learn about narrowing topics, truncation, Boolean searching, brainstorming for synonyms and constructing a search strategy using these interactive tutorials.
Practice organizing complex searches and compare your answers with the suggested search queries.
Learn about how the Web started, how it works, technology needed, finding information, and constructing search strategies. Plus, find out about social networks, managing media, downloading data, e-business, and more!
Puzzled by research? The LINKS tutorial is designed to teach LCC students basic library and research skills. Each module takes 15 - 20 minutes and is followed by a short quiz. Modules: