Turnitin's applications as the plagiarism prevention service are used by more than 30 million students at 15,000 institutions in 140 countries. Turnitin’s formative feedback and originality checking services promote critical thinking, ensure academic integrity and help students improve their writing. Turnitin provides instructors with the tools to engage students in the writing process, provide personalized feedback, and assess student progress over time.


  • Turnitin is the most widely used plagiarism prevention service in the world.
  • Search resources: Web-pages, major newspapers, magazines and scholarly journals, theses and assignments, books and the materials of other academic publishers. (Sage, Emerald, Gale, and others.)
  • Comparisons of direct resources: Check with the subject and the object of comparison on one screen
  • Various submit functions: HWP, PDF, DOC, HTML, TXT, WordPerfect and others.
  • Numerical confirmation: Confirm the degree of matching with object of comparison based on the percentage (%)

Turnitin URL

  • Click here to go Turnitin Website
  • If you are looking for ‘Class ID, Class register key’ in order to create a student account , take a look at the bottom of the page.

How to Use Turnitin

Professor (Instructor)

  • Send an account request to the Turnitin admin using the PNU Webmail listed below. (ex. name, department, e-mail address [*****@pusan.ac.kr])
  • If you don’t have a PNU Webmail account, please create one here http://webmail.pusan.ac.kr/index.ds
  • Receive a welcome e-mail with a temporary password from Turnitin after admin has registered.
  • Log in and change the temporary password to a personal password -> Check Instructor Manual (Eng) for detail as below.

Graduate School Students and Researchers

  • Check Turnitin Class ID and Password as below -> Create a new account as a student with class ID and Password.
    (only use this email domain : ****@pusan.ac.kr)
  • If you don’t have a PNU Webmail account, please create one here. http://webmail.pusan.ac.kr/index.ds
  • Class ID and Password verification: available after PNU Library homepage login.
  • Click class name and submit button -> check Student Manual (Eng) for details below.


Turnitin Class ID, PW(only for student account)

Available after PNU Library homepage Login