Click above for a video on differentiating between your own knowledge, common knowledge, and an original work which needs proper citation.
At Michigan State University, it is the student's responsibility to understand and comply with academic integrity standards. See MSU Ombudsman's plagiarism policies here.
Suppose you want to add information to your paper from an article you found at the MSU Libraries. Here are some examples of proper and improper paraphrasing.
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