Mapping and Visualization of Plagiarism Research


  • Department of Library and Information Science, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Central University, Lucknow
  • Central Library, MGKVP, Varanasi; and Department of Library and Information Science, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Central University, Lucknow



Academic Integrity, Bibliometrics, Ethics, Mapping, Plagiarism, Plagiarism Detection


The paper seeks to map and visualize the published research on Plagiarism indexed by Scopus database during 2010-2019. A total of 1882 articles were retrieved using keyword search TITLE: (plagiarism). Microsoft Excel is used for graphical representation of the data for document type and funding agencies, etc. and the VOS viewer science mapping framework (Van Eck & Waltman, 2010) is used for analyzing the research trends and collaboration among scientists, organizations, and countries. Research on Plagiarism is growing. The USA is the biggest collaborative country that has a larger number of scholarly publications followed by United Kingdom, India, China, Thailand, Spain, and Australia.


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How to Cite

Singh, M. P., & Kumar Bharati, V. (2020). Mapping and Visualization of Plagiarism Research. Journal of Information and Knowledge, 57(4), 223–227.



Received 2020-02-14
Accepted 2020-08-28
Published 2020-08-30