Ouriginal - former Urkund

Ouriginal is an online system used for text-matching and originality check to discover and prevent plagiarism.

Access to Ouriginal for teachers

Urkund changes its name to Ouriginal. Ouriginal is integrated with the LMS and teachers can, in conjunction with designing assignments, choose the option to check answers via Urkund.

Teachers can also get their own analysis address with Ouriginal by e-mailing . The students then e-mail their answers to the analysis address and a check will be performed.

What does Ouriginal check for?

The documents will be matched online to the Internet, publishers material and the Ouriginal archive of previously sent in student material in the form of PMs, essays, to find any plagiarism.

Ouriginal compares likeness between texts and will give an alert. As a teacher you will have to review and assess if there is any plagiarism.

More information about Ouriginal

If you have got questions about Urkund at Swedish Defence University, please e-mail to

More information about the Ouriginal process. You can contact the Ouriginal support about the usage of the system

About plagiarism at the Swedish Defence University studentweb site