Scholarly Research Tips, Tools, and Links

The following is a collection of information to help with scholarly research.

Academic Joy - Share your research ideas and stories

Authoria - Online collaborative writing tool for research

Citavi - Reference Manager with note-taking features

Datahub - Publish and share datasets

Endnote - Excellent Reference Manager for your Research

Evernote - Productivity Application, stores documents, links and notes synced across devices and cloud

Figshare - Publish and Manage your research in the cloud

Kudos - Helps researchers grow, enrich, and explain research 

LabArchives - A Community to publish and share research findings

Laboratory Logbook - Track ongoing research projects, notes, and data sheets

Mendeley - Reference and Citation Manager

ORCID - Connects researchers with research - get a unique identifier for your research career

Paperpile - Google Plug-in Reference Manager

Refworks -

Research Gate - A social networking for the research community

RoMEO - Details of publishers' open access, copyrights, and self-archiving policies

Scrivener - Alternative to Word, a content-generation tool designed for composing and structuring long documents

Spritzlet - Speed reading application that will present online documents to you word by word.

VOS Viewer - Enable and visualize subject coverage in journals.

WriteLaTex - LaTex Writer is a typesetting system  (

Zotero - Personal Research Assistant / Reference Manager (Google Chrome plug-in