Some reading on the use of text-matching software
to educate students and deter plagiarism
Badge, J.L., Cann, A.J. and Scott, J. (2007) To cheat or not to
cheat? A trial of the JISC Plagiarism Detection Service with
biological sciences students. Assessment & Evaluation
in Higher Education, 32(4), pp.433-439
Badge, J.L. and Scott, J. (2009) Dealing
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June 2011]. Available at
Bilic-Zulle, L., Azman, J., Frkovic, V. and
Petrovecki, M. (2008) Is There an Effective Approach to Deterring
Students from Plagiarizing? Science and Engineering
Ethics, 14, pp.139–147
Cheah, S.W. and Bretag, T. (2008) Making
technology work for academic integrity in Malaysia. Third
International Plagiarism Conference [online]. June
23-26, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. [accessed 3
July 2009]. Available at http://www.plagiarismconference.co.uk//index.php
Chew, E., Price, T. (2010) Online Originality
Checking and Online Assessment - an Extension of Academics or
Disruption for Academics? In S. L. Wong et al. (Eds.)
(2010). Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on
Computers in Education [online]. 29 November-3
December 2010. Putrajaya, Malaysia: Asia-Pacific Society for
Computers in Education [accessed 29 June 2011].
Culwin, F., Warwick, J. and Child, M. (2008)
An empirical investigation of student behaviour when
non-originality detection is made available before
submission. Third International Plagiarism
Conference [online]. June 23-26, Northumbria University,
Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. [accessed 5 May 2011]. Available at
Dahl, S. (2007) TurnitinÒ: The student
perspective on using plagiarism detection software. Active
Learning in Higher Education 8,
Davis, M. (2007) A Tool for Learning and
Unlearning? Brookes eJournal of Learning and Teaching,
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Davis, M. and Carroll, J. (2009) Formative
feedback within plagiarism education: Is there a role for
text-matching software? International Journal for
Educational Integrity, 5(2) pp.
Emerson, L., Rees, M. and MacKay, B. (2005)
Scaffolding Academic Integrity: Creating a Learning Context for
Teaching Referencing Skills. Journal of University
Teaching and Learning Practice, 2(3),
Evans, R. (2006) Evaluating an electronic
plagiarism detection service: The importance of trust and the
difficulty of proving students don’t cheat. Active
Learning in Higher Education 7, pp.87-99
Flynn, S. (2010) Using Turnitin with large
classes to support student writing. Fourth International
Plagiarism Conference [online]. June 21-23, Northumbria
University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. [accessed 29 June 2011].
Available at http://www.plagiarismadvice.org/conference
Gannon-Leary, P., Trayhurn, D. and Home, M.
(2009) Good images, effective messages? Working with students and
educators on academic practice understanding. Journal of
Further and Higher Education, 33(4) pp.
Introna, L. and Hayes, N. (2004) Plagiarism,
detection and intentionality: on the construction of
plagiarists. Proceedings of the Plagiarism: Prevention,
Practice and Policy Conference [online].
Northumbria University, 28-30 June [accessed 23 June 2011].
Ireland, C. and English, J. (2009) Let Them
Plagiarise: Developing academic writing in a safe environment. In:
European Association for the Teaching of Academic Writing
Conference 2009 [online]. 30 June-2 July, Coventry
University, England [accessed 23 June 2011]. Available at
Ledwith, A. and Risquez, A. (2008) Using
anti-plagiarism software to promote academic honesty in the context
of peer reviewed assignments. Studies in Higher
Education 33(4), pp.371-384
Marsh, B. (2004) Turnitin.com and the
scriptural enterprise of plagiarism detection. Computers and
Composition 21 pp.427–438.
McKeever, L. (2006) Online plagiarism
detection services – saviour or scourge? Assessment &
Evaluation in Higher Education, 31(2),
Stappenbelt, B. and Rowles, C. (2009) The effectiveness of
plagiarism detection software as a learning tool in academic
writing education. 4th Asia Pacific Conference on
Educational Integrity (4APCEI) [online]. 28–30 September
2009 University of Wollongong NSW Australia [accessed 23 June
2011]. Available at
Warn, James (2006) Plagiarism software: no
magic bullet! Higher Education Research &
Development, 25(2) pp. 195 — 208.
Whittle, S. and Murdoch-Eaton, D.G. (2008)
Learning about plagiarism using Turnitin detection software.
Medical Education, 42 pp. 513–543
Wright, D., Owens, A. and Donald, N. (2008)
Making the case for multiple submissions to Turnitin.
Third International Plagiarism Conference [online].
June 23-26, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK.
[accessed 5 May 2011]. Available at http://www.plagiarismconference.co.uk//index.php