Thomas G. Carpenter Library
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
When in doubt, cite.
If you don't cite your sources properly, you are plagiarizing, a violation of the Academic Integrity Code outlined in your Student Handbook.
"Plagiarism is intentionally or knowingly presenting the work of another as one’s own (i.e., without proper acknowledgment of the source). The sole exception to the requirement of acknowledging sources is when the ideas, information, etc., are common knowledge."
Some examples of plagiarism include:
Managing your references from the beginning of your project will help ensure that you can easily and correctly cite any ideas you got from another source, reducing the risk that you will accidentally plagiarize another author. There are mulitple reference managers available, including RefWorks, EndNote, Mendeley, and Zotero. The UNF Library provides full access and support for RefWorks and access to EndNote basic through Web of Science.
RefWorks is an online citation management tool that allows you to collect, manage and organize research papers and documents.
With RefWorks, you can: