Plagiarism Check by Central Library

 

NITK authority has entrusted the Central Library to generate and certify the SIMILARITY INDEX  Reports for the Theses submitted by the Research Scholars (Ph.D & M.Tech by Research). This is mandatory for these research students to get the certification from the Central Library for the final versions of their theses.The Library uses URKUND (Plagiarism Detection Software) provided by INFLIBNET (MHRD) to generate SIMILARITY INDEX reports of theses.

 

Procedure to Get the Similarity Index Reports by Students:

1. Faculties are requested to send a mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to create a Faculty (Receiver) account on Urkund(Plagiarism Detection Software) provided

    by INFLIBNET (MHRD)

2. Once the Central Library, NITK receives the request mail, library will register you email as Faculty (Receiver)account on Urkundand requester will receive an

    invitation mail from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with an invitation mail.

3. Kindly note that only email IDs with "@nitk.edu.in" or "@nitk.ac.in" domains will be registered.

4. Refer the URKUND Help Guide for complete URKUND: Faculty / Receiver registration process

 

Procedure to Get the Similarity Index Reports by Students:

  1. Send the Full-text Thesis through e-Mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. preferably in DOC or PDF format
  2. Thesis submissions on working day BEFORE 12:00 noon, please visit the periodical section at 3:30 pm with the original Fee Receipt and Self-plagiarism report (Click Here for the format).

  3. Thesis submissions on working day AFTER 12:00 noon, please visit the periodical section next working day at 3:30 pm with the original Fee Receipt and Self-plagiarism report (Click Here for the format).

[ Please note that for Plagiarism Check, Library will take a minimum of 48 hrs (on working days, Monday to Friday) to certify the similarity index.  In case of any delay due to the unavailability of Asst. Librarian and Librarian, collect certified similarity reports on the next working day. ]

 

Plagiarism Check email request should include the following details:

 

Thesis Title:

Name of the Research Scholar:

Registration Number:

Name of the Guide:

 

Contact Following Library Staff for more details.

Mr. Iranna Shettar
Asstt. Librarian, Periodical Section
Ph: (0824) 247 3062 e-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.