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Writefull is a tool for academic writing that provides advanced proofreading in English. It is designed for all researchers and students who write and publish scientific texts in English, although they are non-native speakers.
Writefull uses artificial intelligence, particularly deep learning algorithms and an extensive language database. It controls texts via language models resulted from millions of scientific texts already published. Writefull offers the correction of vocabulary, grammar, style, punctuation, and spelling.
Institutional license involves these tools:
- Writefull for Word can be used as an add-in for MS Word 2019 or Office 365. Besides, Writefull for Word offers Sentence Palette - a searchable collection of sentences and phrases commonly used in scientific writing. You can use them for structuring and writing any text.
- Writefull Revise is a web version of Writefull, used to control completed scientific papers and texts created in any text editor. It is a suitable tool for controlling text before submitting, e.g. to the publisher or the conference.
- Writefull Cite is another web application that can identify parts of the scientific text that lack reference. Contrary to antiplagiarism systems, Writefull Cite does not use a database of published articles, but it employs linguistics algorithms and artificial intelligence.
To access Writefull, you need a university e-mail address in the form of firstname.lastname@example.org. If you don't have one, you can create it according to this guide.
After a download of Writefull for Word, click on the "Don't have an account button", and in the next step, enter your university e-mail address and any password. Then you receive a verification e-mail at the submitted e-mail address. Confirm it. If you need, you can use a general guide for using and accessing Writefull and a detailed guide for using Writefull for Word.
Please note that to install the Writefull Word Add-in on a faculty computer, you may need to consult your IT department.
Record from webinar that have already taken place at the time of the trial access is available to you. The webinar "Get to know Writefull - language feedback in English" was held on the 4th March 2021, the recording can be found here.
Information about a new function "Full Edit" is available on this link.
Tutorial can be found here.