Turnitin is a web based system used for detecting and preventing plagiarism and improper citations in research writing. Once loaded into the system, research works are compared against a vast database. The system detects excerpts, suspicious similarities, uncited references etc. and produces a similarity report. Turnitin's control database consists of academic databases, academic journals and publications, 17+ billion web pages.
Passwords for using Turnitin will be given by DC Library to all the faculties and research staffs. Those who want to use Turnitin need to provide their full name, surname and email address to email@example.com .
iThenticate is used to evaluate theses and dissertations in order to detect plagiarism. iThenticate's control database consists of academic databases, academic journals and publications and 17+ billion web pages.