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Blackboard: SafeAssign Assessments


All SafeAssign submissions are uploaded to the SafeAssign Database. Your paper will be compared to all other papers already submitted to the SafeAssign Global Reference Database. If you use materials from other authors, you must properly cite those materials.


  1. First, click the Write Submission button to type the assignment.
    Note: To upload an existing document, click the Browse My Computer button to select the saved file. SafeAssign accepts files in .doc, .docx, .odt, .txt, .rtf, .pdf, and .html file formats only.
  2. Next, place a check in the “I agree to submit my paper(s) to the Global Reference Database” next to Plagiarism Tools.
  3. Then add any comments related to the assignment submission.
  4. Finally, click Submit when finished.
    Screen capture of the Assignments page with arrows pointing to the Plagiarism Tools agreement and to the Submit button.

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