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Academic Integrity Tutorial for DSB Graduate Students by DiMenna-Nyselius Library, Fairfield University


Exploring Academic Integrity

Academic integrity is critical to your success as a graduate student here at Fairfield, as well as in your professional careers beyond Fairfield.

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 need to 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 Fairfield University's DiMenna-Nyselius Library. Have any questions or comments? Email

This 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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