Turnitin does not offer a free trial or free-to-use version. Prices for the software program vary by the institution that is using it, and each quote is tailored to the needs of the purchaser.
Turnitin is a software application used by educational institutions to manage the submission of work, peer reviews and to check originality. Turnitin checks for plagiarism against Internet content, submitted student work, and printed journals and publications. The software also assists professors by identifying spelling, grammar and style errors, allowing the instructor to focus on the substance of the writing. Student work is able to be distributed for anonymous peer review, facilitating the students' ability to learn from others.