MLA Style (Purdue University OWL):
Paraphrasing -v- Plagiarism
Plagiarism (Indiana University)
"To avoid plagiarism, you must give credit whenever you
*another person's idea, opinion, or theory;
*any facts, statistics, graphs, drawings-any pieces of information-that
are not common knowledge;
*quotations of another person's actual spoken or written words; or
*paraphrase of another person's spoken or written words."
Plagiarism: What It is and How to Recognize and Avoid It.
27 April 2004. Indiana University Writing Tutorial Services. 24 October