Service Description: TurnItIn is a Web-based service that can find and highlight matching or unoriginal text in a written assignment. Turnitin basically checks the assignment against its database of materials to look for matches or near-matches in strings of text. Faculty can send their students' assignments to the TurnItIn database or allow students to send their own assignments to the service for checking.
Mission Critical: No
Cost: Funding for this service is managed by ITS.
Requirements: Faculty can request an account for use with their course. Students must provide written consent and permission before work can be submitted to Turnitin.com.
Availability: This service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the exception of upgrades, maintenance, and scheduled outages. Outages are posted in ITS Alerts.
Getting Started: Faculty and student guides are available in the 'Quickstarts & User Guides' section in the TurnItIn link below.TurnItIn
Getting Help: For technical assistance, please click the link below.IT Service Desk
Category: Learning Management
Service for: Faculty, Student
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