Document details in Turnitin assignments

by | Apr 27, 2021 | Canvas updates

Turnitin is integrated with Canvas. Teachers and teaching support can create Turnitin assignments in their Canvas courses and review similarity reports in Feedback Studio after students submitted their assignments. Document details has recently been enabled in Turnitin Feedback Studio.

Turnitin assignment

 A Turnitin assignment in Canvas

To view document details:

  1. Open Turnitin Feedback Studio by clicking on a paper title in the Assignment Inbox (as shown in the screenshot above).
  2. Click on the Document Details icon in a Similarity Report.

Document details

Document details

As shown in the screenshot above, file metadata (e.g. author name) and spelling usage are provided in the Document details side panel. Please note that the Microsoft word documents in .docx format contains the most complete metadata.