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Scrivener is a word processor and project management tool for Mac OS X (vers. 10.4 or higher) created specifically for writers of long texts such as novels and research papers.

Tool Type

Writing Tools

General Associations
novels (1), project management (2), research papers (1), word processor (7), writing (7)


Scrivener (Regular Licence; download product): USD 39.95 (Volume discounts available)

Scrivener (Education Licence; download product): USD 34.99

Scrivener USB Pill (Regular version shipped on a USB pill): USD 49.95


  • Edit Multiple Documents: create limitless documents in the same project and edit them separately or merge them dynamically and edit them as a whole.
  • Corkboard: virtual index cards store a synopsis for every document you create. Storyboard and rearrange your project by moving them around on the corkboard.
  • Outlining: a fully-featured outliner helps you take control of the structure of your work.
  • Keywords: use a powerful keywords system to keep track of characters, themes or ideas. Full Screen Editing: view your text in full screen for distraction-free composition.
  • Export: export your finished draft to your favorite word processor for final formatting, including support for footnotes, annotations and images.
Interface Languages
English (416)


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