What is Turnitin?

Turnitin WebsiteTurnitin is a plagiarism detector utilized by active faculty and enrolled students to ensure academic integrity.

Turnitin Login

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:

About Turnitin

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


Turnitin Administrator
Matthew Wishart, Principal Instructional Technologist
email: bbhelp@uml.edu

Turnitin Training Requests and Faculty Support
Donna Mellen, Director of Academic Technology
email: donna_mellen@uml.edu

Contact The Turnitin Helpdesk