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SimCheck: FAQs

How do I use SimCheck?

Learn how to submit an assignment and read a similarity report.

How do I create an assignment using SimCheck?

When creating an assignment, select the Online submission type in the drop-down menu and select the File Uploads check box.

submission type screen

From the Plagiarism Review drop-down menu, select SimCheck by Turnitin and customize the Turnitin plagiarism settings. See Creating an Assignment (Turnitin online help) for more details.

Screen shot of the box where you select SimCheck

What databases does SimCheck access?

SimCheck uses our institutional repository (copied from VeriCite) and the Turnitin internet database which is larger than the VeriCite internet database.

Last reviewed February 23, 2021