Plagiarism – Detection Tools
ithenticate iThenticate™ is the anti plagiarism detection software for
the corporate market. It combats the piracy of
intellectual property by checking the originality of
JISC Plagiarism The Plagiarism Advisory Service promotes an holistic
Advisory Service approach to plagiarism prevention. This involves
pedagogical practices and institutional policies and
procedures. In addition, it provides an online plagiarism
detection service in which submitted work can be
checked against the materials in the Tunitin’s database
and matches are highlighted in a colour coded originality
report with a link to sources.
Moss Moss (for a Measure Of Software Similarity) is an
automatic system for determining the similarity of C,
C++, Java, Pascal, Ada, ML, Lisp, or Scheme programs.
It is an Internet service used for detecting plagiarism in
programming classes. Moss can run on Unix or Windows
MyDropBox.com MyDropBox offers a suite of programmes for plagiarism
prevention,; peer review of papers; an online learning
environment that enables instructors to manage online
assessments and mark papers online (on the Web).
Copy Catch Gold Copy Catch Gold plagiarism detection software is
available on the Managed Windows Service (MWS). It
can be used to detect collusion and plagiarism in
electronically submitted material.
Copy Catch can easily compare files from a whole tutor
or year group and show the level of content overlap.
Essay Verification A download software which checks text for matches.
Engine (EVE2) http://www.canexus.com/
Glatt A software for detecting plagiarism in text.
Plagiarism Finder Plagiarism-Finder is a Windows application that runs on
every PC with Internet access. It examines documents
for matches and produces a detailed report highlighting
concurrent passages and a link to the source. The
report is displayed on the computer screen.
Plagiserve.com Plagiserve is a free plagiarism service that matches
papers or text to source searches both on the Web and
Plagiserve’s own database. The turn around time for
generating a search and match report could is about 12
WcopyFind WcopyFind can produce a html report of extracts of
matching text portions or matching words in phrases of
a specified minimum length from a collection of text,
html and word processor document files. It cannot
search the Web or Internet to find matching documents
or text. Also, this software cannot handle pdf files.
Compiled by Juwah, C. (2005)