The University of Otago subscribes to the plagiarism detection service, Turnitin, which is integrated into Blackboard. Your lecturer can create a Turnitin assignment in Blackboard that allows you to submit your document so a Similarity Report can be generated from your work. The report can help:

  • improve your writing
  • remind you about citing your sources
  • avoid unintentionally plagiarising existing material
  • improve your academic integrity by establishing good referencing practices

See the Blackboard Helpsite for more information about submitting assignments using Turnitin.

Last updated 03/01/2019 02.24 PM
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