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Plagiarism scan

have your manuscript checked for plagiarsm with iThenticate

Do you want to scan a manuscript for plagiarism? Then these are the possibilities:

For all UMCG staff (except PhDs and their promotors!)
With the exception of PhDs, all other staff in the UMCG can turn to the Central Medical Library (CMB) to have manuscripts scanned for plagiarism. The CMB will perform the scan with iThenticate and provide a detailed report which can be discussed with the author. Please send us an email ( or call us (050) 361 6200) to make an appointment.

For PhDs and their promotors
The Graduate School of Medical Sciences (GSMS) has a license for the plagiarism scanner iThenticate. Every promotor of doctoral students, has been given an account to iThenticate to scan their PhD theses on plagiarism. Therefore all PhD students should consult their promotors and supervisors to scan the manuscripts.
For more information on the use of iThenticate in the UMCG, please contact the GSMS via

For Students
Students of the University of Groningen need to consult their supervisors and teachers to have manuscripts scanned in Nestor with Ephorus.

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