Avoiding Plagiarism

A Blackboard Short Course Developed by Your JHU Librarians

7 modules: Pretest for each section to provide guidance followed by interactive content

  • What is plagiarism?
  • Plagiarism - So What? (Consequences at JHU & Beyond)
  • Common Knowledge
  • Citing
  • Quoting
  • Paraphrasing & Summarizing
  • How Does Plagiarism Happen & Sources of Support

Posttest to measure progress

Current Phase

  • Volunteer instructors elect to have classes participate
  • Communicate with students providing a complete by date
  • Share roster with Avoiding Plagiarism team
  • Receive grade report

To join the pilot