EAP Workshop: Online Tools for Academic Writing

Author: Belen Vicens

This workshop, led by Belen Vicens, is designed to help international graduate students identify and utilize online tools for English academic writing, including online dictionaries, Google applications, and citation management tools. Students had the chance to use some of these tools in class, as well as to share other tools they have found to be useful in their work.

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Other online tools recommended by students include: google.com for collocations and definitions (type: "define + word"), dictionary.com, google scholar, google books, wiki for scientific terms, thesaurus.com for synonyms, and google translate.