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  • Turnitin is a web-based service that detects plagiarism. It also provides feedback and peer reviews to students and grading tools for evaluating student work.

    Students:

    How to submit a paper:  

    New to Turnitin:

    1. To submit your paper you need to register and create a user profile.
    2. You have to use a class ID and an enrollment password provided by your teacher.
    3. On the Turnitin website, select Create Account and select Student from the bottom of the page.
    4. Complete all of the profile fields.
    5. For email address use your school email.
    6. Create your own password.
    7. Click the I Agree button to successfully log into Turnitin.
    8. Once you are logged in, click on the class
    9. Click the Submit button next to your assignment to submit a paper.
    10. Upload your document.

    Student QuickStart Guide

    Already have a Turnitin account:

    1. You must log in with the email address and password that you had previously created.  (If you have forgotten your password then click on Reset Password)
    2. To join a new class, click on the Enroll in a Class tab.  Enter the Class ID and Password for the new class.  (Your class teacher have to give you this.) 
    3. Once you are logged in, click on the class.
    4. Click the Submit button next to your assignment to submit a paper.
    5. Upload your document.

    Teachers:

    New to Turnitin:

    1. To join an account as an instructor, you will need an account ID and password combination.  Contact the library at x1205 for the Institutional account ID and Password information.  (The Institutional ID and Password is for teachers use only.)
    2. For email address, use your school email.
    3. Create a class and a password to get the class enrollment ID.
    4. Give the class enrollment ID and the class password to students to submit their paper to Turnitin.

    Instructor QuickStart Guide

    Already have a Turnitin account:

    1. You must log in with the email address and password that you had previously created.  (If you have forgotten your password then click on Reset Password)
    2. 'CLASS COPY': The Class Copy feature allows you to copy a class from one term to the next.