PlagScan is happy to welcome Michael Beck as our new Marketing Campaign & Community Manager to its team. He will be responsible for PlagScan’s community, communication channels and will support the marketing team with his expertise. Michael has an impressive background in the development and fostering of online communities; websites… Read More »

PlagScan expands its team with a Marketing Campaign & Community ...   Recently updated !


Part of the PlagScan team responsible for moving the office.
Dear readers and PlagScan users, After more than a year and a half, our PlagScan headquarters was becoming too small for our fantastic, ever-growing team! So we had to move again to a bigger office. We are still located in Cologne, Germany, and we were even able to stay within… Read More »

We moved once again   Recently updated !



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As an artist working with images from references, how do you approach utilizing internet found content and incorporating them into your own artistic creations? We took a look at various mediums including collage and photorealistic paintings. The answer is not always as simple as running the images through software and… Read More »

Copyright infringement in use of Images   Recently updated !


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Author: Jane Sandwood There are few things as devastating in a work or school career as losing a project you’ve put hours of blood, sweat, and tears into. While mobile tech such as tablets, smartphones, and laptops make it easier to work on the go, they are also susceptible to… Read More »

Data Safety Hacks For The Digital Nomad



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The Socio-Linguistic Variant and What Author Metrics Doesn’t Want to Investigate Real papers against real ghostwriters PlagScan conducted an experiment with a student writing corpus collected from a group of students outside the US and UK all belonging to the same classroom. The selected papers were response papers to the… Read More »

The ‘Peer Group Similarity Hypothesis’ Part II


Author: Chia Ying Tsai Have you ever had the experience where you walk around in the city and your eyes start guiding you while images start to appear and develop inside your head. All of a sudden you can see that the perfect idea you had is turning into a short film… Read More »

My Experience with Music Rights on YouTube   Recently updated !




This year, the annual European Network for Academic Integrity (ENAI) conference was held at the Myklas Romeris University in Vilnius, Lithuania. It consisted of two conference segments covering ‘Plagiarism Across Europe and Beyond’, and ‘Shaping Ethics in Academia and Society’. Seeing ourselves as safeguards for Academic Integrity, PlagScan continuously intensify… Read More »

Attending the annual European Network for Academic Integrity conference in ...



Lauraine Mak from Vancouver, Canada crossed the ocean to widen our PlagScan Family with her artistic mind. When she applied, she was particularly attracted by our mission and commitment to Academic Integrity. Creativity drives into her blood as a fine art painter and will continue her artistic endeavors in Germany… Read More »

New creative crafter joins PlagScan


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Plagscan extends a hearty welcome to Chia Ying Tsai, our new intern in the marketing team from Taiwan. She likes to be called Emilia in her everyday life. As the latest addition to our team, she will be in charge of Video Content Creation. Emilia came across PlagScan while searching… Read More »

Plagscan Welcomes Our New Intern as Video Content Creator