Writing Resources

Research Writing Tutor

The RWT is a web-based writing platform that provides individualized automated feedback on scientific writing in a wide range of disciplines. Its interactive modules enable students to progress toward deeper understanding and autonomous use of genre conventions, at the same time creating conditions for practice needed for the development of research writing competence.

Email Dr. Elena Cotos to request access.

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Read about the Research Writing Tutor.


Grammarly is a digital writing-support tool that provides powerful grammar, spelling, and plagiarism checking based on natural language processing and machine-learning technologies. All ISU students and faculty have free access to the premium version of Grammarly. Create an account today!

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Writing Mentor™

The Writing Mentor™ application, a Google Docs add-on, is an easy-to-use revision tool for academic writing.

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Read about the Writing Mentor™.