Concerns, procedures and sanctions about academic honesty are
articulated in the FIU
Code of Academic Integrity which was adopted by the Student
Government Association on November 28, 2001. The following Pledge from
the FIU Student Handbook specifically discourages plagiarism:
As a student of this university:
- I will be honest in my academic endeavors.
- I will not represent someone else's work as my own.
- I will not cheat, or will I aid in another's cheating.
Use of the World Wide Web as a research resource
problem of plagiarism in colleges and universities worldwide.
The links to tutorials and websites in this guide will provide
and techniques for the prevention of plagiarism.