University of Malta

Information Literacy and Plagiarism Workshop
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The UM Library would like to invite you to participate in an Information Literacy Workshop on Monday, 27th November, from 12:00 hrs till 14:00 hrs at Gateway Building, Hall C. 

The workshop will help you understand the need for referencing and the importance of spotting fake news. You will also gain knowledge on how to use the UM's plagiarism-prevention software - Turnitin and learn what are the consequences of plagiarism! The agenda for the session is as follows:

12:00 hrs - 12:40 hrs: Consequences of plagiarism 
Ms Elisa Vella and Ms Carmen Mangion: Office of the Registrar

12:45 hrs - 13:05 hrs: Referencing (but be careful what you reference) 
Prof. Patrick J. Schembri: Department of Biology

13:10 hrs - 13:30 hrs: How to spot fake news? 
Ms Agata Derkowska: UM Library

13:35 hrs - 14:00 hrs: Turnitin Demonstration 
Ms Naomi Mifsud: UM IT Services

Make sure to book a place by sending an email on


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