Home » Campus and Teaching in Virtual Enviorments » Intellectual Property And Plagiarism Prevention

Intellectual Property And Plagiarism Prevention



The Center for Teaching Innovation participated in the PEPP Talk that URKUND held in Stockholm in August 2018 with the conference entitled New Pedagogies for University Teaching in the Digital Era, developed by the CTI's Director Dr. Aquilina Fueyo.

  1. Thank you for this year's URKUND PEPP-talks
  2. URKUND PEPP-talks 2018 - Urkund
  • See more

Media impact



1. Definition of plagiarism

The Cambridge Dictionary defines Plagiarism as "the process or practice of using another person's ideas or work and pretending that it is your own".

  • See more

2. What plagiarism is and is not.

The use of other people's original material to prepare an academic work does not necessarily imply plagiarism.

  • See more

3. Free tools to prevent plagiarism

Detection and prevention are two inseparable tasks for which there are some auxiliary tools that can be useful to facilitate the work of teachers in this field.

  • See more

4. URKUND, a tool licensed for use by the University of Oviedo

The University of Oviedo has acquired the URKUND license in order to support teachers in their tasks of tutoring academic works and, specifically, in detecting texts that do not respect the rules regarding intellectual property and plagiarism.

  • Usage Guidelines

Relevant links

The procedure on the treatment of exams and works delivered by the students of the University of Oviedo that incur in plagiarism is included in the Regulation of assessment of the learning results and the competences acquired by the students, Chapter VIII: Use of illicit materials or means, articles 24.3, 25 and 26.

You can access the full document here.

You can also access a selection of links on Intellectual Property, Plagiarism, Citations, bibliographic references and Ethics in publications.



  • © Innovation Centre | University of Oviedo
  • Telephone number: 985 45 80 91 | Fax: 985 45 80 81 | c1nn@innova.uniovi.es
  • Campus de Barredo (3rd floor) | C/ Gonzalo Gutiérrez Quirós s/n 33600
    Mieres - Asturias