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Plagiarism Detection

There are a few free tools available for faculty to check student assignments for signs of plagiarism. 

SafeAssign works with Blackboard to compare student work with thousands of published articles and web documents. After searching, SafeAssign provides an originality report with details about suspected incidents of plagiarism.

Grammarly is a free site that allows you to upload a file or copy and paste text. It will also check for spelling and grammatical errors.

STCC Library Citation Tools

There are many free tools available for students to organize and properly cite their resources. 

Create and track your citations in both MLA and APA style.

Fully automated bibliography maker builds works cited pages in MLA, APA or Chicago citation styles. You can search for your work through BibMe or enter the information manually.

AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors is an online style guide by the editors of Journal of the American Medical Association