Changes to Turnitin User Agreement

From the 13th of May if you are a first time user of Turnitin you will be prompted to accept a new User Agreement before submitting online assessments using the service. At the time of writing a copy of the full User Agreement can be found here. If you do not accept the new User…

Submitting Turnitin Assignments

Turnitin is a service that compares your work against a database of academic sources, student papers and websites to see if any text matches. Any work you submit for assessment purposes may be put through this service. By submitting a piece of work to Turnitin, tutors and students can identify text from other sources that matches…

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Keeping your Data Safe: Getting Organised

This is the first in a series of articles discussing how to keep your data safe both on and off campus and will cover topics such as keeping you device secure, getting your data organised and backing it up should something go wrong. Keeping your data safe is not just about keeping your computer secure…

Changes to your Turnitin assignment receipts

If you use Turnitin to submit assignments in Blackboard, you may notice a change in the the way you get a receipt for your submission. Turnitin has introduced digital receipts, which means you will still receive an email notifying you of your submission but it will no longer contain the document text. But don’t despair!…