Plagiarism : using somene else's ideas as if they were your own is unacceptable and a punishable offence
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Referencing is a practice of acknowledging other peoples works, ideas, sources used in a paper, assignment, report and conference papers in academic writing.
Referencing can be done manually as well as electronically. There are several electronic bibliographic management systems available which can assist you with painfree referencing.
EndNote is a popular and powerful tool that can help you manage your research. EndNote is downloadable from the UKZN software library.The library offers training sessions demonstrating and helping students with the creation of an electronic bibliography.
Turnitin is an internet based tool used to check and detect plagiarism in an essay or any kind of academic related document. Its a licensed based software which universities and school obtain through subscription
Your lecturer will give you a class ID which you need when you register on the Turnitin site as a student.
EndNote enables you to move seamlessly through your researh process with flexible tools for searching, organizing and sharing your research, creating your bibliography and writing your paper.