What is Turnitin?

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Teach students proper citation methods and safeguard students' academic integrity. Turnitin allows educators to check students' work for improper citation or potential plagiarism by comparing it against continuously updated databases. Key features:

  • Similarity report,
  • Online Grading digital annotation tool,
  • PeerMark peer review technology,
  • Plus, quick set-up and submission through D2L Brightspace.

How Do I Use Turnitin?

Browse the helpful resources below to learn how to use Turnitin.

Instructor guides for set-up and use of Turnitin similarity report, Online Grading annotation tool, and PeerMark peer review.

Webinars from Turnitin on setting up PeerMark peer review and Turnitin originality check in D2L Brightspace.

Note: You'll be prompted to log in with your MavMail credentials in order to access the webinar recordings.

Turnitin Instructor Webinar Recordings

Helpful student guides to submittting a Turnitin assignment and engaging in PeerMark peer review.

Student resources for avoiding plagiarism and improving academic writing.