]> Plagiarism Resource Site - Intellectual Property http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=taxonomy/term/29/0 en Turnitin & copyright http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/313 <p>In an article in <a href="http://www.dailytoreador.com/media/storage/paper870/news/2006/04/04/Opinion/Turnitin.com.Unreliable.In.Stopping.Plagiarism-1778454.shtml?norewrite200604040920&amp;sourcedomain=www.dailytoreador.com">Texas Tech's</a> student paper, a law student questions the legality of Turnitin's practice of acquring for free and storing entire student essays.</p> Ethics General Intellectual Property Tue, 04 Apr 2006 09:24:50 -0400 Mt St Vincent University bans detection software http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/305 <p>The University Senate at <a href="http://www.cbc.ca/ns/story/ns-msvu-plagiarism20060308.html">MSVU </a>in Nova Scotia has agreed to ban "all plagiarism detection software as of May."</p> Ethics Intellectual Property Turnitin - Universities Wed, 08 Mar 2006 13:30:12 -0500 Dissertation plagiarized, perp punished http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/176 <a href="http://chronicle.com/free/v50/i43/43c00101.htm">The Chronicle</a> describes a dissertation's wholesale plagiarizing, and its detection and punishment. General Intellectual Property Wed, 14 Jul 2004 16:34:00 -0400 To Turnitin or not to Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/137 <a href="http://www.in-forum.com/articles/index.cfm?id=56009&amp;section=News">Minnesota State University at Moorehead</a> has subscribed to Turnitin. This decision has raised serious questions by students concerned about the services's potential abuse of their intellectual property rights. Ethics General Intellectual Property Fri, 16 Apr 2004 09:46:00 -0400 Turnitin official sets the record straight http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/116 In a letter to the editor of the <a href="http://www.brockpress.com/news/2004/03/16/Opinion/Turnitin.Service-634450.shtml">Brock University</a> newspaper, Patrick Runkle, editor at Turnitin, defends the detection service against allegations that it violates intellectual property law. General Intellectual Property Wed, 17 Mar 2004 09:36:00 -0500 Australian students seek compensation from Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/113 In response to <a href="http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,5744,8984971%5E12332,00.html">Melbourne University's</a> plan to introduce Turnitin, students have demanded compensation the commercial use of their intellectual property. Intellectual Property Turnitin - International Tue, 16 Mar 2004 14:22:00 -0500 NCSU doesn't renew with Turnitin http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/88 <a href="http://technicianonline.com/story.php?id=008680">North Carolina State University</a> has not renewed its subscription to Turnitin because of "national concerns about the ethics of the program." Intellectual Property Turnitin - Universities Mon, 02 Feb 2004 15:56:00 -0500 Maine Colleges Respond to Plagiarism http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/86 <a href="http://www.mainepublicradio.org/asx/040129plagiarism.asx" target="_blank">Maine Public Broadcasting</a>* reports on measures taken by the University of Maine and Colby, Bates, and Bowdoin colleges to address the issue of student plagiarism. (*Requires Windows Media Player) General Intellectual Property Turnitin - Universities Fri, 30 Jan 2004 13:07:00 -0500 Plagiarism and Instruction http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/?q=node/78 A student at <a href="http://leeds.bates.edu/cbb/node.php?id=49">McGill University</a>, who refused to submit an essay for screening by Turnitin, has raised serious pedagogical, ethical, and legal challenges to using the Calilfornia-based service. The head of McGill's English Department, John Cook, <a href="http://www.cbc.ca/stories/2003/12/27/plagiarism031227">has suggested</a> that Turnitin is simply part of a larger problem facing universities -- the tendency to emphasize evaluation at the expense of instruction. Ethics Intellectual Property Mon, 05 Jan 2004 09:32:00 -0500