Term Paper Sites
- Center for Academic Integrity
Hosted by Duke University most authoritative body for issues of academic integrity
- Academic Practices, School
Culture and Cheating Behavior by Gary J. Niels
Excellent summary article with hotlinked references to other research, surveys..
- Detecting Plagiarism
Characteristics of plagiarized papers.
Dishonesty Among High School Students., By: McCabe, Donald L., Adolescence, Vol. 34,
n. 16, p. 681. Focus group discussions with high school students.
integrity in honor code and non-honor code environments: A qualitative
investigation. By McCabe, Donald L ,Journal of Higher Education, vol 70, n.2, p.211,
- How to Recognize
Acceptable and Unacceptable Paraphrase
Examples from Indiana University Writing Center.
- Student Plagiarism in an Online World
Overview of the cyber-plagiarism problem published in the ASEE's Prism Online.
- Plagiarism in Colleges in USA
Lengthy article by Ronal B. Standler detailing many of the legal aspects of the plagiarism problem on college campuses.
Or TurnItIn.com. Compares submitted papers to papers from online term paper sites.
- Glatt Plagiarism Program
- Students submit their papers. The software program extracts random words from their
paper. Students are required to fill in the missing words.
- Another service that uses search engines to identify papers found on web sites.
A free version of Integriguard. Only checks a paragraph or two.
Essay Verification Engine. Software installed on your local computer. Upload papers into
the software. Searches keywords and phrases on the web.
- WordCHECK KeyWORD Software
Designed to safeguard your intellectual property. Keep a file of your own documents and
check others against them for possible cases of literary theft.
Paste text or a web page URL in the box below and FindSame will show you where on the Web
any piece of that text or page appears.
- Cheat Wave:
Busting Online Plagiarism
Review article from Zdnet. Discusses three Anti-Plagiarism programs: Plagiarism.org, Essay
Verification Engine, and IntegriGuard.
- The Webs
Andy Dehnart writes in Salon News Magazine . Focuses on problems that can occur when
relying on detection software.
- Style manual Sites
An collection of the major style manuals. MLA, APA, Chicago/Turabian, CBE and
examples of Web style guides.
Honor Code - Colorado College
College Honor System
"The Honor System encompasses the student body, the Honor Council, and the Honor Code
to form an essential part of the academic program at The Colorado College."
Bibliography - Online Plagiarism