Writing Tools

Grammarly

Grammarly is an English writing tool. The premium version is available to all USJ students and staff. This tool helps you develop your English writing skills, reinforce proper revision habits and prevent plagiarism.

At this time, Grammarly does not offer an add-in for MS Word or Pages for macOS users. However, you can go to the Apps section in your Grammarly editor and download a native desktop app for Mac.

Get Support

Go through the following steps to set up your account:

  1. Sign up here
  2. Provide the name, @usj.edu.mo email, and password.
  3. Check your inbox for the email and click on the activation link.
  4. Apply the access code uzwubCcUzDhIkOxw

You can download the latest version of Grammarly for Microsoft Office and follow the instructions on that page to install it.

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Zotero (Bibliographic Management Tool)

Free and opensource bibliography manager tool. To use Zotero you will need to install and configure some software on your computer. Kindly refer to the library for training.

Zotero's powerful Google Docs support helps you easily add citations and bibliographies to the documents you create in Google Docs.

Read the instruction

You can read the instruction and understand more about the Word Plugin

Go through the following steps to set up your account:

  1. Download the Zotero Software (click here)
  2. Provide the name, your email and password.
  3. Check your inbox for the email and click on the activation link

 

Refworks

The RefWorks® reference manager is perfect for institutions that want students and researchers to produce better, more accurate papers.

Go to Refworks

Register a personal account with the USJ email before use.

Write-N-Cite is a Microsoft Word plugin that allows you to quickly insert and edit citations from your Legacy or New RefWorks account, adding them to your bibliography as you go.

Download Write-N-Cite | Read the Quick Start Guide