Check for missing citations quickly and easily with originality reports

Originality reports use the power of Google Search to help students properly integrate external inspiration into their writing – while making it easy for instructors to check for potential plagiarism.


Help students turn in their best work

  • Enable students to check their own work for recommended citations up to three times before submitting

  • Help students learn to build on outside ideas and properly incorporate them into their work


Compare student work without compromising privacy

  • Educators can see student-to-student matches with your school-owned repository of past student work when you upgrade to G Suite Enterprise for Education

  • Admins can add or delete files from the school repository manually

  • You always own your data — it’s our responsibility to keep it more secure

Learn about access to originality reports

G Suite for Education

Instructors using Classroom and Assignments in G Suite for Education can enable up to five originality reports per class, for free.

G Suite Enterprise for Education

Instructors with G Suite Enterprise for Education licenses get unlimited originality reports and the ability to make student-to-student comparisons on your school-owned repository of past submissions. Ownership of data belongs solely to you and your students — keeping student privacy protected.


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Discover helpful resources to assist you with originality reports and get helpful answers to common questions on originality reports.

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Use originality reports with Classroom

Access originality reports through Classroom, a free tool that helps students and teachers organize assignments, boost collaboration, and foster better communication.

Use originality reports with Assignments

Do you have another learning management system? Access originality reports through Assignments, a free add-on application for your LMS to distribute, analyze, and grade student work.

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Get unlimited access to originality reports and school matches by upgrading to G Suite Enterprise for Education