Turnitin is a web-based originality checking and plagiarisms prevention service provided by iParadigms, LLC. This service is provided for prevening palgiarism and assisting students in proper formatting for citations and bibliographies. Turnitin provides an originality check, which checks submitted work against a database of journal articles, books, internet resources and other submitted work for plagiarism, and an online-based grading interface that allows professors to assess work without the need of downloading or uploading assignments.
The purpose of this guide is to provide an overview of this service. For more information and support, check the Moodle Support Site or contact the Office of Distributed Learning at firstname.lastname@example.org.