USF is an institutional subscriber to Turnitin.com, a system that compares student papers to a huge database of previously submitted papers and to text found throughout the vast resources of the Internet. Turnitin.com is a completely web-based system and is available to any full-time or part-time faculty member at USF.
How to Access
You can access Turnitin via Canvas.
The Turnitin.com web site is loaded with resources about plagiarism as well as easy to follow quick guides and tutorials on how to use the system. You will want to visit the web site to learn all you need to know to get started. Our Turnitin.com subscription also provides you access to the Turnitin.com help desk. While at the Turnitin.com web site, don't hesitate to click on the "Contact Us" link to send your inquiry or to report your problem directly to the Turnitin.com technical staff. For demos and help, you may also contact Dr. John Bansavich in the Center for Instruction and Technology at ext. 2223.