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How to Write Citations and Bibliographies in APA Style: Memorial University Libraries

Memorial University Libraries
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25+ Sources For Creative Commons Content

25+ Sources For Creative Commons Content | Be Legal and Fair | Scoop.it
We've talked about about all the ways to design and build your site, but where are you ever going to get content to fill it with? We've gathered 25+ sources of content licensed...
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Real-Life Examples of Plagiarism

Real-Life Examples of Plagiarism | Be Legal and Fair | Scoop.it
School isn’t the only place where plagiarism happens. In the real-world arena, politicians, singers and famous writers can find themselves in sticky situations.
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citation

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Definition of citation by TheFreeDictionary.com
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Creative Commons

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Encyclopedia article about Creative Commons by TheFreeDictionary.com
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the definition of copyright

the definition of copyright | Be Legal and Fair | Scoop.it
Copyright definition, the exclusive right to make copies license, and otherwise exploit a literary, musical, or artistic work, whether printed, audio, video, etc.: works granted such right by law on or after January 1, 1978, are protected for the...
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OWL Videoconference: Legal Citations

Are you looking for laws or court decisions, but are frustrated because you can’t decipher legal citations? Citations are one of the keys to legal research. This introductory class is for anyone who wants to learn how legal citations work.
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PSA Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons

Video on Copyright, Fair Use, and Creative Commons
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Plagiarism: Don't Do It

Defines what plagiarism is. Discusses possible consequences of plagiarism. Provides guidelines for properly citing resources. Gives suggestions for developing good research and writing skills. Offers ways to avoid plagiarism.
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the definition of plagiarism

the definition of plagiarism | Be Legal and Fair | Scoop.it
Plagiarism definition, an act or instance of using or closely imitating the language and thoughts of another author without authorization and the representation of that author's work as one's own, as by not crediting the original author: It is said...
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As Hollywood Sues Over Copyright Infringement, Hollywood Celebrates Copyright Infringement In Glee | Techdirt

As Hollywood Sues Over Copyright Infringement, Hollywood Celebrates Copyright Infringement In Glee | Techdirt | Be Legal and Fair | Scoop.it
Sage Ross points us to an interesting writeup by Christina Mulligan at the Yale Law School's Information Society Project, noting the somewhat mixed messages Hollywood gives people on derivative creativity.
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Copyright, What's Copyright?

A work is automatically granted a copyright at the moment of creation. Registering a copyright is not necessary. If you plan to sue someone for infringement, you will register copyright as part of that process.
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