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Turnitin Guide for Instructors: Instructor Tools

Turnitin is a web-based solution that that can find and highlight matching or unoriginal text in a written assignment.

Accepted File Types

Requirements for file uploads:

  • File size must be less than 20 MB
  • Files must have at least 20 words of text
  • Maximum paper length is 400 pages
  • Accepted file types: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, WordPerfect, PostScript, PDF, HTML, RTF, OpenOffice (ODT), Hangul (HWP), Google Docs, and plain text

Creating a Class

Creating a Turnitin Assignment