Thomas Jefferson University


Turnitin is a cloud-based tool that assists learners improve their writing and enhances academic integrity. Specifically, Turnitin generates a “similarity score” and flags text that may or may not be cited correctly. Turnitin is integrated with Canvas, making it very easy to incorporate into your courses.

How-To Guides

How to Use Turnitin (a guide for faculty)
How to Use Turnitin (a guide for students)


For assistance with Turnitin, contact Educational Technologies Support at or call 215-503-2830. 

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