Plagiarism means using another's words, ideas, materials or work without properly acknowledging and documenting the source.
Sanctions that may result from plagiarism in your work can range from failure of the assignment or class to suspension or expulsion from the School (see ASU Academic Integrity policy.
What Isn't Plagiarism?
Here are some examples of text that doesn't need to be cited in your research papers.
As a scholar or student at Arizona State University, you are expected to adhere to a set of guidelines as set out in the ASU Academic Integrity Policy.
Academic Integrity/ Plagiarism
A resource guide for learning and teaching academic integrity principles. Also includes plagiarism awareness resources.
A guide about copyright wich is is a form of legal protection automatically provided to the authors of “original works of authorship,” including literary, dramatic, musical, and artistic work.