This technical guide explains how to use Turnitin to check for plagiarism before submitting your assignment to your instructor.
Step 1: Log in to eLearn
Step 2: Click on the "Open Offerings" tab and register in the Digital Skills Toolkit course
Step 3: Once registered you can access the course content from within the Digital Skills Toolkit course
Step 4: From the navigation bar, under assessment select "Dropbox"
Step 5: Find and select the folder labelled: “Turnitin: Test before you submit to your instructors”
Step 6: Submit files using the “Add a File” button
Step 7: Click submissions (the number) to see your submission and originality report (this may take 2 to 48 hours)
Step 8: Each of your files will be listed. Click the blue box to access each report
Note: These submissions are not seen by your instructor nor are they included in Turnitin’s paper repository.