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Avoiding Plagiarism

A Reminder to Use Information Responsibly and Ethically


Students are expected to understand and adhere to the Newtown High School Academic Integrity Policy.

How to avoid plagiarism - Tip 1:

Know how and when to paraphrase, summarize and use quotations properly

See below for more information...





How to avoid plagiarism - Tip 2:


Remember to Cite ALL sources used (print, online, interviews, images, etc.)

See below for more information...​


  • MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 8th edition (REF 808.027 MLA)



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