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Exploring Academic Integrity - A Self-Guided Tutorial

A tutorial to guide you through the concepts of Academic Integrity and your obligations as a student.

Exploring Academic Integrity

A Student Studying in the Library, 1978.

Exploring Academic Integrity

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
  • apply the basic principles of copyright law in order to use sources legally and ethically

The tutorial begins with The Scholarly Conversation.




A Student Studying in the Library, 1978. Image from Digital Collections of IUPUI University Library. Copyright 2002-2004. The Trustees of Indiana University.