TurnItInExample

Home Assignments Lecture Blog Resources Project Discussion Group

This page shows how TurnItIn is able to detect and highlight copied work.

You are allowed to use others’ ideas in your writing—indeed, that is the foundation of academic work. You build on others’ ideas.

But you must cite. You must tell the reader that the words in your paper are someone else’s words.

Even if you paraphrase someone else’s writing, you must cite.

See some guidance at How To Cite.