Using information generates issues related to ethics and law. You will need several types of resources to use in order to incorporate information in your paper. This is acceptable but you cannot just copy and paste text from other sources in your paper. You will need to describe the sources from which you have borrowed ideas. If you incorporate text in your paper without crediting your sources, then you commit plagiarism.
This is the theft of intellectual property. To avoid plagiarism you need to create citations for all the information sources that you have used in your paper. Plagiarism is a serious offense that may appear in three forms.
In this part of the guide you will find:
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