Strathcona High School Library

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Plagiarism Policy

What is Plagiarism?

The Canadian Oxford Dictionary defines plagiarism as:

1.  Taking and using  (the thoughts, writings, inventions, etc. of another person) as one's own.

2.  Passing off the thoughts etc. of (another person's) as one's own.


  • ask questions and seek help from teachers and library staff
  • follow the MLA or APA format as directed by your teacher.(checkout our research pages for further information)
  • submit an Acknowledgments page to give credit to help given by others
  • use in-text or in-project documentation accurately and appropriately
  • use Works Cited and Works Consulted pages accurately and appropriately
  • submit only your own work

 If you have more questions check out or ask your teacher.