Plagiarism and Science Writing

Plagiarism in Research- Resources and Reading Materials

 The following list comes from:

List of Resources Related to Plagiarism – Office of Research Integrity …

https://www.oria.cornell.edu/rcr/documents/Resources_Related_to_Plagiarism_Feb_2016.docx

  1. Cornell policies on academic integrity

http://cuinfo.cornell.edu/aic.cfm

  1. Take the Plagiarism Quiz

https://plagiarism.arts.cornell.edu/tutorial/exercises.cfm

  1. Cornell tools and resources

https://web.archive.org/web/20180723004144/http://digitalliteracy.cornell.edu:80/tutorial/dpl3320.html

  • Tips and advice from Weill Cornell Medicine on how to avoid plagiarism

http://weill.cornell.edu/education/curriculum/plagiarism.html

  • Cornell’s copyright information center

copyright.cornell.edu

  • From the Cornell Library, tips for TAs and students on how to detect and avoid plagiarism

https://guides.library.cornell.edu/eng_ta

http://guides.library.cornell.edu/c.php?g=31661&p=1396897

  • Cornell Library resources for managing references

https://www.library.cornell.edu/research/citation

  • Cornell libraries including the Vet School library and Mann library occasionally offer workshops on citations and how to avoid plagiarism. Consult a librarian if you have a question about a specific case, or explore workshop options here:

mannlib.cornell.edu/workshops-instruction/workshops

  1. Online resources
  1. NIH resources
  • A guide to ethical writing

https://ori.hhs.gov/avoiding-plagiarism-self-plagiarism-and-other-questionable-writing-practices-guide-ethical-writing

  • NIH ORI’s policy on plagiarism

http://ori.hhs.gov/ori-policy-plagiarism

  • Confirmed cases of plagiarism and other research misconduct in NIH funded research

http://ori.hhs.gov/case_summary

  1. NSF and Plagiarism
  • NSF cites plagiarism as a serious concern in submitted proposals

http://news.sciencemag.org/2013/03/nsf-audit-successful-proposals-finds-numerous-cases-alleged-plagiarism

  • NSF on tools and technology used to detect plagiarism

https://www.nsf.gov/oig/_pdf/presentations/intl_workshops/brussels2011/13kroll.pdf

  • An article in the Chronicle of Higher Education on Plagiarism in NSF grant proposals

http://chronicle.com/article/Plagiarism-in-Grant-Proposals/136161/

  1. Additional information on responsible conduct of research can be found at Cornell’s Office of Research Integrity and Assurance (ORIA)

https://www.oria.cornell.edu/

Case studies and other materials from the 2016 Winter Symposium on Plagiarism

  1. If you suspect research misconduct, you can reach out to –
  • Director of Graduate Studies of your field
  • Department Chair
  • Amita Verma – Director of the Office of Research Integrity and Assurance, Cornell University av234@cornell.edu
  • Jan Allen, Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs, Cornell Graduate School
  • Dean of University Faculty

Other sites found via Google search for “NIH and plagiarism”

NIH and plagiarism

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3558294/

Office of Research Integrity on self-plagiarism

https://ori.hhs.gov/ori-policy-plagiarism

https://ori.hhs.gov/avoiding-plagiarism-self-plagiarism-and-other-questionable-writing-practices-guide-ethical-writing

Self plagiarism

http://www.ithenticate.com/plagiarism-detection-blog/bid/65061/What-Is-Self-Plagiarism-and-How-to-Avoid-It#.WLgM-n9rHBI

NSF and Plagiarism

  • NSF cites plagiarism as a serious concern in submitted proposals

http://news.sciencemag.org/2013/03/nsf-audit-successful-proposals-finds-numerous-cases-alleged-plagiarism

  • NSF on tools and technology used to detect plagiarism

https://www.nsf.gov/oig/_pdf/presentations/intl_workshops/brussels2011/13kroll.pdf

  • An article in the Chronicle of Higher Education on Plagiarism in NSF grant proposals

http://chronicle.com/article/Plagiarism-in-Grant-Proposals/136161/

 

 

 

Steven Strang

About Steven Strang

Steven Strang is founder and Director of MIT's Writing and Communication Center. He teaches Rhetoric. Research interests include rhetoric and personal essay and fiction. Strang is author of Writing Exploratory Essays (1995, 2008) and various articles on pedagogy, literary criticism, writing center practice, short stories, and poetry.

 
 

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