Caterina Mayer



Federal Ministry of Education in Vienna, Austria “We have been using PlagScan successfully at more than 300 higher education secondary schools (Gymnasium) since 2015 to examine academic work of students.” – Anna Lasselsberger   Why do we use a plagiarism software? Our goal is to prepare students properly for the… Read More »

300 Secondary Schools in Austria Use PlagScan – Read Why



We usually hear the word plagiarism in relation to academic work. Students learn about plagiarism in reading and writing classes. But also in journalism, plagiarism is a significant topic. Journalism students learn about the Code of Ethics, established by the SPJ (Society of Professional Journalists), which gives clear guidelines on… Read More »

Why is Plagiarism Tempting to Journalists?


People who plagiarize don’t want to be caught. Obviously. But how far do some people go to outsmart a plagiarism detection software? Is it worth the effort? Actually it isn’t too difficult to defeat the algorithm of most plagiarism softwares. A simple Google search results in multiple articles that explain… Read More »

PlagScan’s New Feature Outsmarts Clever Cheaters




Dear Users,   Our latest feature is a useful addition to PlagScan’s Assignment Submission Tool, inspired by our Share Reports with a Third Party feature, which enables third parties to view plagiarism reports. Now, students can not only submit their work independently but also view their own plagiarism reports. This way students are… Read More »

Share Plagiarism Reports With Students