Uphold academic integrity, ensure original work from students, and address even the most sophisticated potential misconduct.
Turnitin is a plagiarism detection tool that will identify unoriginal content by highlighting similarities to a large collection of internet, academic, and student paper content. Turnitin also provides instructors with the tools to engage students in the writing process, provide personalized feedback, and assess student progress over time.
How to Use
Instructors and students can interact with Turnitin without ever leaving Canvas. Instructors can enable Turnitin in Canvas. To add Turnitin to an assignment:
- In the editing interface, set the Submission Type to External Tool
- Select Turnitin.
- Click Save, and Turnitin will be embedded in the assignment.
Guides and Tutorials
The DE Turnitin page has information on enabling Turnitin in Canvas, available settings, and how students submit a Turnitin assignment.