SafeAssign at UTHSC was built into UTHSC Blackboard application. It compares students’ papers to a local and national database of other student submissions and returns a score and highlighted portions of the paper that allow faculty to decided whether or not to conduct a plagiarism investigation. Additional instruction for using SafeAssign on Blackboard.
Avoiding Plagiarism developed by the Purdue University Online Writing Lab offering a graph on the contradictions of American academic writing, guidelines on what constitutes plagiaristic writing and how to avoid it.
In addition to providing guidance on grammar, the mechanics of writing, and APA style, this manual offers an authoritative reference and citation system. It also covers the treatment of numbers, statistical and mathematical data, tables and figures.