The Plagiarism Plague: A Resource Guide and CD-ROM Tutorial for Educators and Librarians

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Vibiana Bowman
Neal-Schuman Publishers, 2004 - Education - 233 pages
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Research papers for sale Cabinets with papers available for fraternity and sorority members. Teachers and librarians who don't recognize plagiarism. It's an epidemic and this unique multimedia package will provide you with smarter ways to combat the problem. Take advantage of Bowman's new insights about how schools and universities are counteracting plagiarism and use her detailed guidance about teaching students the appropriate ways to use published and copyrighted information. In this volume, Bowman brings together leaders in education, information, and research to tackle topics ranging from teaching intellectual honesty and the challenge of originality to the best responses and action plans for preventing plagiarism. Content also includes:
- In-depth information about catching students who plagiarize, sources where students buy papers, programs for detecting plagiarism, and educational sites to get students on the right track
- Tips for creating instructional materials about plagiarism for the Web or class instruction
- Special concerns in high school and college, including ESL education
This practical handbook also includes several Web resources, a step-by-step "how to" guide on designing instructional materials, and a comprehensive annotated bibliography. The CD-ROM provides one-click access to the recommended Web resources and three interactive tutorials that can be uploaded to your library's Web site.

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