The main plagiarism software used in UKĀ  and elsewhere is Turnitin, a third party platform available on but not supported in house. Turnitin is the preferred submission and marking activity for departments who feel they need to pass all student work through a plagiarism check.

There is some very useful information for students on using information ethically on the library's GIST resource. There is also a student self-check area on

Please also see our guidance on Turnitin on the Assessments in staff help area.

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