1_ Academic integrity means honesty and responsibility scholarship. Students and faculty alike must obey rules of honest scholarship, which means that all academic work should result form an individual's own efforts.
2_ When using sources in your papers, you can avoid plagiarism by knowing what must be documented.Specific words and phrases. if you use an author's specific words, you must place those words within qoutation marks and you must credit the source information and ideas.
3_ It would involve just being honest and sticking by what ever your beliefs are.
4_ Maintaining my integrity is very important to me. It has been my life long way of "being in the world". Dishonesty turns me off and it always amazes me, that those who are, believe that no one notices.I think that being that way(dishonest), must be exhausting.