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Author Vasishta, Seema ♦ Dhingra, Nav Jyoti ♦ Dhanda, Maninder Kaur
Source Inflibnet's Institutional Repository
Content type Text
Publisher INFLIBNET Centre
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science ♦ Library & information sciences
Subject Keyword Plagiarism ♦ Plagiarism Detection Tools ♦ Turnitin ♦ PEC University of Technology
Abstract Plagiarism is an act of fraud, involving both stealing someone else's idea and lying about it afterward. Plagiarism has emerged as one of the most troublesome issues bothering academia. Plagiarism detection tools are beneficial for the academic community to identify plagiarism and avoid such illegitimate activity. The availability of electronic forms of umpteen documents on the Internet has made it easier to plagiarize than ever before. Detecting plagiarism is of much importance as it can help in keeping the academic integrity and giving due credit to the original author. The present paper defines plagiarism and highlights its impact on academia. This paper also describes some of the plagiarism detection tools available for plagiarism checking and steps taken by the PEC University of Technology against plagiarism.
ISBN 9789381232057
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article