Turnitin is a web-based tool that helps prevent plagiarism by comparing your assignment to a database of published articles and papers.Your lecturer may ask you to use Turnitin when you submit your assignments through Blackboard. It will also compare your assignment to that of other students who have submitted their assignments to determine its originality.
If you need to use Turnitin to submit your assignment, you will see the Turnitin logo next to your assignment in Blackboard.
For instructions on how to use Turnitin, login to Blackboard and select the the Student Support link at the top of the Blackboard screen.
Then select Turnitin Support from the menu on the left-hand side of the screen.
To submit an assignment using Blackboard, you should: