Therefore, an act of plagiarism is carried out when a work is published, published and reproduced on behalf of an author other than the real one. The moral and patrimonial rights of the author are violated , because his authorship is usurped and his economic interests are defrauded.
Any literary, scientific or artistic work such as:
They would be cases of plagiarism, for example:
But there is no plagiarism when:
Tutorial on plagiarism and academic honesty based on an iResearch material originally developed by The University of Sydney Library under a Creative Commons license:
Because the Intellectual Property Law recognizes the author:
And art. 270.1 of the Penal Code includes plagiarism as a crime against intellectual property, when it is carried out "without the authorization of the owners of the corresponding intellectual property rights or of their assignees".
If in my work I literally quote a sentence or a paragraph, I must put the text in quotation marks, in italics or with another type of letter and quote the source from which I extracted it, with the complete bibliographic reference.
What should be cited?
If I use another person's ideas using my own words or my own form of expression, I must include the complete bibliographic reference of the original source from which I extracted the ideas.
Tips to paraphrase :
I must quote both the bibliography consulted and the works of others (or fragments of them) incorporated in my work, whether written, audio or audiovisual, or images, photographs, etc.
You can choose the recommended style of appointments for each subject area, or that required by the publication (APA, MLA, Vancouver, etc.)
The University of Alicante has signed an anti-plagiarism software, Turnitin , accessible from UACloud for PAS and PDI of the university. There are also other programs, both free and paid:
Programs with some free features
As the general rule says that "the author will be presumed, unless proof to the contrary, who appears as such in the work", it will be my responsibility as the author and holder of the moral rights, to take the appropriate actions to recognize paternity over my work (articles 6.1 and 138 of the Intellectual Property Law).
If no action is taken by the author of the work, the authorship of the one who through his name, signature or sign is identified as such will continue to be presumed.
If the plagiarism is done for profit and to the detriment of a third party, it will be considered a crime of plagiarism of art. 270.1 of the Penal Code, then it can be denounced by any person who has knowledge of its realization.
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