Turnitin (Plagiarism detection)
Turnitin is an online text-matching service which assists staff in detecting possible plagiarism. The system enables institutions and staff to compare students' work with a vast database of electronic sources including:
- Over 12 billion websites (including archived websites)
- Over 10,000 major newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals
- Thousands of books, including literary classics
- Previously submitted student work to other UK educational institutions
- Essays from cheat sites
- Copyright-free material.