A well-organized toolbox is a joy to work with. Below is a brief overview of the tools you’ll need to set up and then learn to use in order to engage in effective collaboration through your research and writing.

Main Tools

  • Zotero and BibTeX for managing citations and storing and organizing research sources.

  • Nextcloud for managing working files (notes, documents, media) and storing them in the cloud.

  • Markdown and Zettlr for writing notes and longer documents (papers, reports, briefs, etc).

  • Mattermost for day-to-day communications and online collaboration.

Other Tools

  • Hugo and Tina for website development and digital publishing.

  • R and R-Studio for quantitative data analysis.

  • for qualitative data transcription.