There are so many 'road-blocks' that a student can run into that keeps them from writing, especially if they are using a computer to get through the process. The internet can become an enormous distraction, however, it is also a tool that can streamline the writing process! Help students become effective and efficient writers with these great on-line writing tools!
Citelighter is a technology company based in NYC. Our innovative academic research platform allows students and researchers to save, organize, and automatically cite online or offline information throughout the duration of the writing process, and store content privately or aggregate it by topic to be shared with the community via Knowledge Cards
FocusWriter is a simple, distraction-free writing environment. It utilizes a hide-away interface that you access by moving your mouse to the edges of the screen, allowing the program to have a familiar look and feel to it while still getting out of the way so that you can immerse yourself in your work. It's available for Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X, and has been translated into many different languages.