Turnitin is a plagiarism detector utilized by faculty and students to ensure academic integrity.
Turnitin through Blackboard: If you choose to use Blackboard, Turnitin should be accessed through Blackboard and accounts will automatically be created as you develop your assignments. Student accounts will automatically be created when they submit an assignment.
If you do not use Blackboard:
Turnitin improves the student writing cycle while providing feedback to students. The following tools are available:
- Originality Check: Provides reports to help faculty check students' work for improper citation or potential plagiarism.
- Grade Mark: An electronic gradebook provided by Turnitin.
- Peer Mark: A tool used to facilitate peer review.
Online Training Materials
Shaun_Sullivan@uml.edu, Library Assistant Director
Turnitin Training Requests and Faculty Support
Donna Mellen, Manager Academic Technologies
Contact The Turnitin Helpdesk