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Formatting a paper/bibliography: Formatting a paper


What is Grammarly?

"Grammarly is a writing tool available to all current D&E Sudents. Grammarly helps you check for several types of errors. It detects grammar, punctuation, and spelling mistakes – basic to advanced."

Registering To Use Grammarly

Before using Grammarly you must FIRST sign up for a (free) account.

Click on step 1 to begin registration process. Read all four steps!

Step 2: Registration

Username is your full D&E email address. MUST USE YOUR D&E EMAIL ADDRESS

Password: you choose your own password.

A verification email will be sent to your D&E email address.

Step 3: Complete verification process using the steps in the verification email.

Step 4: After completing the registration process, to begin using Grammarly go directly to

NOTE: If you choose to download Grammarly it will link to your Microsoft Word application. But you do not have to download, you can go to the Grammarly website and upload your document for editing.

APA 7th edition

Courtesy: The Nature of Writing

Chicago, 17th edition

Courtesy Dave Taylor, The Effective Writing Center

MLA, 9th edition

Courtesy The Nature of Writing

"Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share research." Go to

  • You will download two components, the Zotero Application and the Zotero Connector. The installation will add plug ins to your browser and to your Microsoft Word.
  • Register for a (free) Zotero account which gives you 300 MB of free space.

Getting Started With Zotero