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Software For Writing A Dissertation

Students use PCs and other derives to write their papers.
Ezequiel A.
Teaching assistant
Lewis Angapak Memorial School
Tuntutuliak, AK
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My Grades 10, 11, 12
My Subjects World Languages, English Language Learning
Objectives

Students use PCs and other derives to write their papers. However, if you write your dissertation fast and get the best quality, you need not only a PC or another device but also software for it. Here you will learn about a few programs and packages that will help you.

Office Packages

These applications and online services help you to write and store the content of your dissertations, there are also tools to select the font size and other parameters. Such programs usually work with tables, presentations, and other forms of the content.

There are different popular software packages that you are able to use, for example, OpenOffice, MS Office, and Google Docs. The advantage of OpenOffice is that you don’t’ need to pay for it. You are able to use it after downloading and installing, but you may not find the functionality that is needed for you.

MS Office has more different functions for students. It works with different types of content and offers you a wide range of actions with it. However, it is used offline so even automatically save feature may not save your data if there are viruses or data corruption on your PC.

Google Docs is a very popular service because it stores your files in the cloud. It means that you don’t depend on your hardware and software. Documents are saved after each editing so you don’t need to use special tools for uploading to the service.

Cloud Storages

When you do a research, you get a lot of data and you need a place to store it. Offline storages are not safe and secure for it, they can be corrupted or get a damage. The better solution is to store files in the cloud so you will get it whenever you need it.

The very popular storage services are Dropbox and Google Drive. You are able to choose any of these or other services depending on your requirements. The advantage of Google Drive is that it already has Google Docs and other tools to work with office documents.

Spellcheck And Grammar

Your content may be logical from the science point of view. However, you should check it for grammar too. You may find many unnoticed mistakes that should be fixed, there are services that do this task fast and help you not to do such mistakes later.

You may try SpellCheckPlus, the Grammarly website, and other services. Each of them has its advantages and premium tools so you are able to use them as you need, especially if your instructor usually pay much attention to grammar in papers.

If you find any mistake, you should keep it in mind and try not to repeat it later. It is helpful for students who are going to learn grammar. When ordering papers at Paperell and other services, papers are usually checked for grammar so students don’t need to check them more times.

Mendeley For Literature Review

When you write a dissertation, you read many sources. You should put the most notable sources into your literature review to analyze them and describe the reasons why do you use them in your paper. However, it is not easy to work with many sources and get necessary information from them.

The Mendeley service helps you to synchronize all the works you read and also extract needed information. It finds a title and other data in files. Besides, it helps you to store used literature more wisely and write a better Literature Review with ease and most important – not wasting too much time on this work!

How To Use Special Software?

Here are a few tips how this or other software. They can help you in writing your dissertation – it all helps you to write fast and store your files securely, by opening them from different devices by using login and password to these services.

  • Store your files in Cloud. Offline data storages are not safe and they make you use USB sticks and other things that are not very useful now. By using online storages, you will keep your data safe and open it from any devices you have.
  • Edit your paper due to the requirements. Most of the popular office packages help you easily change the spacing style, page numbering, page layout, images positioning, font size and style, and other settings.
  • Find the necessary information. When doing a research, it makes you search for information and then interpret it due to your dissertation objectives; with the special software, you are able to do it wiser and fast.
Subjects
English Language Learning
Grades 10 – 12
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