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Academic writing requires certain conventions and ways of presenting information. There are several pieces of software and features that can assist with academic writing.

  • Writing by speaking instead of typing
  • Checking your grammar
  • Support with spelling
  • Using predictive text to support writing
  • Specialist toolbars to support writing (£)
  • Proof-reading
  • Improving your typing
  • Transcription (written transcripts of interviews or video)
  • The Academic Phrasebank [University of Manchester]