Before You Log In

Before you attempt to self-register, make sure that you have, or have access to the following:

  • Your SQU email address
  • An enrollment code

If you do not have (enrollment code), one can obtain an enrollment code from your turnitin.com administrator. If you are unclear who that is, please contact Robert McMullin, at mcmullin@squ.edu.om

Creating a Turnitin.com Account

In order to use the Turnitin.com anti-plagiarism tool, you must first register an account.  In order to do this, you must have two pieces of information.  You need an Account ID, and an Enrollment code.  Both of these things can be obtained from your Turnitin.com officer.  This person works for the Faculty Academic Support Unit (FASU).  Once you have these two pieces of information, you can follow the step-by-step tutorial below and register an account with Turnitin.com 

1. Using an internet-browser (Chrome, Firefox etc.),
 go to the web-address www.turnitin.com. You will see a page like this one

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2. At the top of the screen, you will see blue text that says ‘Create Account’.  Click on the ‘Create Account’ text

3. You will see a screen like the one on the right.  Fill in the dialog boxes. You decide what this password is. This is your own personal password (write it down somewhere). Be sure to use you SQU email address. After you have filled in the boxes ‘Click’ on ‘Instructor

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4. You will see a screen with a series of ‘dialog boxes’. Fill in the dialog boxes with the appropriate answers. Be sure to write down any of the bits of information that you may not remember in the future.  It is a good idea to write an email to oneself with this information.

5.  Click on ‘I Agree--Create Profile’ at the bottom of the page

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6. You will be redirected to your ‘Home Page’. It will look something like this