LAHORE: Punjab University Library in collaboration with Oriental College has conducted an introductory workshop on anti-plagiarism awareness and the use of Turnitin Software for oriental languages.
On this occasion, Chief Librarian Dr Muhammad Haroon Usmani, Chairperson Doctoral Programme Coordination Committee Prof Dr Anjum Nasim Sabri, Associate Professor Muhammad Naeem Virk, Deputy Chief Librarian Dr Faiqa Mansoor, Librarian Rauf Ishaq, faculty members and Post-Graduates scholars from departments of Urdu, Arabic, Hindi and Persian were present.
Dr Muhammad Haroon Usmani explained the concept of plagiarism and Turnitin in the context of oriental languages. Dr Faiqa Mansoor shared some tips and techniques to avert plagiarism in research. Rauf Ishaq briefed on generating login accounts and similarity index reports through Turnitin. Dr Anjum Nasim Sabri appreciated the efforts and collaboration of library in countering plagiarism and in creating awareness and skills for its prevention in PU. Dr Associate Professor, Oriental College Muhammad Naeem Virk thanked all faculty members, scholars and PU Library’s team for their participation.