Creating a Turnitin assignment to check for similarity

Turnitin is a commercial internet-based plagiarism system which checks submitted documents against its database.

  1. Select Assignments from the left Navigation bar of your Canvas course.
    Assignment link on left Navigation bar
  2. Create a new assignment.
    Add assignment button
  3. Under Submission type, select Online from the pull-down menu.  Then select File Uploads.
    Submission Type
  4. A Plagiarism review option will now be available.  Select Turnitin from the drop-down menu. You will now see a detailed menu of options on how you want to set up the Turnitin Submission.
    Plagiarism Review option
  5. Complete the assignment settings and save the assignment.


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