Turnitin Draft Coach

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What is Turnitin Draft Coach?

Turnitin Draft Coach allows you to use Turnitin tools right in Microsoft Word Online to help you work towards the final draft of your assignment before making your submission in Canvas. Draft Coach does three things:

  1. Similarity Check, alerting you to sections of your writing that may be too similar to other works in the Turnitin database
  2. Citations Check, identifying references without citations or citations without references
  3. Grammar Check, highlighting problems with grammar in your writing

For more information on each of these see Understanding Turnitin Draft Coach

Please Note: For the Similarity Check, you can run a maximum of 3 reports per document. When you click the similarity tab on the Draft Coach you will be offered advice on how best to use your 3 reports. Citations Check and Grammar Check usage is unlimited.