Overcoming Technical Problems For Accessing Vital Research: Progress Report

GrrlScientist | Guardian | October 3, 2012

A progress report for how to maintain a large and freely accessible research library for use by an international group of researchers

Last week, I sought suggestions for addressing the technical problems faced by an international group of researchers as they try to maintain and use their online research library. Since I received such an overwhelming number of responses, I am sharing part of my progress report that I sent to my research group.

Thanks to your suggestions, I've had a lot of options to investigate and think about. I have recommended Google Drive (formerly known as Google Docs) to my group to store, access and organise our library PDFs...