Webinar on Plagiarism and Mendeley software

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Department of library and information science and NDLI Club of PES’s Rajaram and Tarabai Bandekar College of Pharmacy, Ponda organised a webinar on the topic ‘Plagiarism and Mendeley Software’.

Resource person for the webinar was chief librarian of Goa University, Gopakumar V. Speaking on the occasion, principal of the college, S N Mamle Desai said: “Plagiarism is an unethical aspect and considered serious academic crime. One should refrain from such activities to maintain academic integrity.

In his session, Gopakumar gave an insight into plagiarism, its consequences and how to avoid it. He gave a live demonstration on Mendeley software for reference management and explained how to conduct research using the same. He then interacted with participants, whose queries were answered.

A total of 175 participants consisting of faculty and student attended the webinar.