Plagiarism is of great concern in higher education.  It is important to be familiar with what constitutes plagiarism.  At Erikson we use APA format to cite all of our sources used.  And while familiarity with APA is vital to one’s success at Erikson, plagiarism can occur unknowingly.  Please see the following links to better understand plagiarism.

http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/589/01/

http://www.writing.northwestern.edu/avoiding_plagiarism.html