If you are wanting to use Turnitin plagiarism checking functionality for student assignments you currently have two options you can use in Canvas:

Plagiarism Review

This is a quick and simple option you can select when setting up your assignment and provides a basic originality report, viewable in Speedgrader.

  1. To use this option select Submission type – Online when setting up your assignment

2. Select Plagiarism Review – Turnitin and fill in the Turnitin options you require.

plagiarism review options

Turnitin LTI

This option provides a detailed originality report and allows you to mark in Turnitin using Feedback studio if you wish, as well as apply QuickMarks. You can also make use of additional Turnitin functionality such as Peermark.

  1. To use this option select Submission type – External tool when setting up your assignment.

2. Use the Find button to search for Turnitin

Read more on Turnitin:

External tool vs. Plagiarism Framework