Turnitin Plagiarism Tool: Enable Turnitin on an Assignment


Using Turnitin® for Plagiarism Detection within Brightspace Assignment

You can set up Turnitin® to detect plagiarism within the Assignment Tool in Brightspace.  

  1. Create an Assignment
  2. Select Evaluation & Feedback
  3. At the bottom of the Evaluation & Feedback area, select Manage Turnitin


  1. On the Turnitin® Integration Page:
  • Enable Similarity Report for this folder

  • Click More Options in Turnitin® to specify:
    • Allowed File Types
    • What sources you want to compare against
    • Exclusions from Similarity Reports, etc.

Viewing Student Submissions:

You can view Turnitin® Similarity Report (results) in two places in Brightspace:

  1. In the Assignment area
  2. In Grades

To learn more about Turnitin® similarity reports, look at the Interpreting the Similarity Report article.


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