What is Turnitin?

Turnitin is Oregon State University’s plagiarism prevention and originality reporting service, integrated with Canvas. 

Turnitin should only be accessed through Canvas, and NOT through Turnitin’s website. We have compiled the most useful information on our Turnitin Faculty Tools and Student Tools pages.

If you are looking for a deep dive into Turnitin in Canvas, you can search for general information using the following links.

  • Turnitin General Guides [html]
    • Turnitin Effectiveness Calculator [html]
    • Turnitin Plagiarism Spectrum [html]
  • Turnitin Canvas Guides [html]
    • ​Canvas and Turnitin Blog [html]
  • Additional Turnitin Resources [html]
  • Turnitin Feedback Studio [html]
    • Feedback: Fact and Fiction [html]