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Academic Integrity Tutorial for Undergraduates by DiMenna-Nyselius Library, Fairfield University


Exploring Academic Integrity

DiMenna-Nyselius Library,
Upper Level, Corrigan Reading Room


Academic integrity is critical to success in higher education and beyond. After you finish this tutorial, you will be able to:

  • participate fully in a scholarly conversation by engaging sources effectively and ethically
  • avoid intentional and unintentional plagiarism in research and coursework
  • articulate why academic integrity matters
  • understand Fairfield University’s academic integrity policies and consequences



You must finish reading this tutorial before you can take the post-test quiz. Completion of the quiz demonstrates your commitment to academic honesty and community at Fairfield University.



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This tutorial is created by the librarians at the Fairfield University Library. Have any questions or comments? Email

Exploring Academic Integrity Tutorial is adapted from an original by the Claremont Colleges Library and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

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