Why is the list of references counted in the similarity report?


Answer: 

Turnitin might not be able to identify the list of references if the list has no correct header. To prevent the counting of the list of references as similarity, a correct header should be put on the list and Turnitin will not count it in the similarity report.


The table below shows the headers that can be recognised by Turnitin:

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