Good Practices

You've spent the last year researching and writing an article you’re hoping to publish.

As students, teachers and researchers, it is our responsibility to act ethically and with integrity in class, our writings and research.

Conflicts with troubled students can happen when you least expect them. From a student angry about a bad grade to a one who comes to you for help with a personal problem, it’s wise to be prepared.

The following guidelines are taken directly from "Avoiding plagiarism, self-plagiarism, and other questionable writing practices: A guide to ethical writing" written by Miquel Roig from St.

Technology is making academic integrity easier every day. Electronic journals can be accessed from any computer, which makes getting the correct quote and right reference for your bibliography simple.

As the semester winds down, you may find yourself gearing up for final research papers and projects. This is a good time for a refresher on avoiding plagiarism and being an ethical writer.

Academic integrity is an important part of being a scholar at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln; we are committed to the highest level of academic integrity among our faculty and students.