Turnitin's Originality Report is NOT an assessment of whether a paper has or has not been plagiarized. Originality Reports are simply a tool to help an instructor find sources that contain text similar to submitted papers. The decision to deem any work plagiarized must be made carefully, and only after in depth examination of both the submitted paper and suspect sources.
What's in This Guide
In this library guide for Turnitin for Metropolitan State University faculty, you will find: