Plagiarism Review Using Ouriginal
Ouriginal is a tool for plagiarism review of assignments and should be used by teachers and examiners when students submit text files in Canvas. Ouriginal is mainly used via Canvas, but in exceptional cases can also be used independently.
Guide your students away from plagiarism
One way to counteract plagiarism is to discuss the topic with the students. In this way, you contribute to their knowledge of how correctly referencing. It is always better to get students to avoid plagiarism than have to punish those who plagiarize. Many students need to learn what plagiarism is in practice.
How Ouriginal works
Ouriginal is a tool intended for plagiarism checking. You should use it as a teacher and examiner when you receive text files from students who have submitted them via Canvas. The review result is compiled in an analysis report that you need to review. KTH recommends using Ouriginal as an integrated tool in Canvas "Assignments", but it can also be used independently in exceptional cases.
Using Ouriginal in Canvas
Ouriginal can be selected when you create an assignment in Canvas, or on an already made assignment. After review, the report from Ouriginal will be available directly in Canvas. Read about how to do an assignment in Canvas with plagiarism review via Ouriginal.
Using Ouriginal standalone
If necessary, you can use Ouriginal independently, outside of Canvas. Mainly, it is suitable for degree project courses. Learn more about how it works.
Here are frequently asked questions and answers about plagiarism review and Ouriginal.