Research Tricks

Research and Online Note-taking
  • Zotero (install Firefox extension, create account, sync) 
  • Evernote (install on computer or tablet/phone, then get web-clipper add-on)
  • Diigo (install toolbar, create account)
  • YoLink (awesomely powerful but harder to master)
  • (Browser Extensions for All!) 

Finding and Keeping Research

Tabs vs. Windows

Yippee, Sweetsearch (and share to EasyBib)

Google Searching Made Better

Ninja Google Tips (video and lifehacker)
Using Cache to find search terms on a long page


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  • EBSCO Folders and the Citation Maker

Auto-Summarize Tools

Firefox Add-Ons: YoLink, Zotero, Scrapbook

GoogleDocs: PPT to organize the paper and sources