Research Tools

SPAB@IRINS

IRINS is web-based Research Information Management (RIM) service developed by the Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre. The portal facilitates the academic, R&D organizations and faculty members, scientists to collect, curate and showcase the scholarly communication activities and provide an opportunity to create the scholarly network. The IRINS is available as free software-as-service to the academic and R&D organizations in India.


NDLTD

The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs). We support electronic publishing and open access to scholarship in order to enhance the sharing of knowledge worldwide. Our website includes resources for university administrators, librarians, faculty, students, and the general public. Topics include how to find, create, and preserve ETDs; how to set up an ETD program; legal and technical questions; and the latest news and research in the ETD community.


Shodhganga

The Shodhganga@INFLIBNET Centre provides a platform for research students to deposit their PhD theses and make it available to the entire scholarly community in open access. The repository has the ability to capture, index, and store, disseminate and preserve ETDs submitted by the researchers.


Shodhgangotri

The INFLIBNET Centre is also maintaining another repository known by the name Shodhgangotri which is a repository of the synopses and research proposals of the PhD programmes in Indian universities. It has been described as a repository of the details of Indian Research in Progress.


Mendeley

Mendeley Reference Manager is a free web and desktop reference management application. It helps you simplify your reference management workflow so you can focus on achieving your goals.

With Mendeley Reference Manager you can:

1. Store, organize and search all your references from just one library.

2. Seamlessly insert references and bibliographies into your Microsoft® Word documents using Mendeley Cite.

3. Read, highlight and annotate PDFs, and keep all your thoughts across multiple documents in one place.

4. Collaborate with others by sharing references and ideas.


Zotero

Zotero is a free and open-source reference management software to manage bibliographic data and related research materials (such as PDF files). Notable features include web browser integration, online syncing, generation of in-text citations, footnotes, and bibliographies, as well as integration with the word processors Microsoft Word, LibreOffice Writer, and Google Docs


Ouriginal

Ouriginal is an award-winning software that helps detect and prevent plagiarism regardless of language. Trusted by hundreds of educational institutions and corporate across the globe, Ouriginal brings together the combined expertise of Urkund and PlagScan, spanning over three decades. It is simple, reliable and easy to use, combining text-matching with writing-style analysis to promote academic integrity and prevent plagiarism.


Turnitin

Turnitin is software as a service (SaaS) website, which checks the similarity of submitted documents against its database and the content of other websites with the aim of identifying plagiarism. Results can identify similarities with existing sources to avoid plagiarism and improve their writing.


QuillBot

QuillBot is a paraphrasing and summarizing tool that helps millions of students and professionals cut their writing time by more than half using state-of-the-art AI to rewrite any sentence, paragraph, or article.

Link: https://quillbot.com/


Lanugauge Tool

Language Tool is a free online proofreading service for English, Spanish, and 20 other languages. Instantly check your text for grammar and style mistakes.

Link: https://languagetool.org/

Grammarly

Grammarly is a Ukrainian American-headquartered cross-platform cloud-based typing assistant that reviews spelling, grammar, punctuation, clarity, engagement, and delivery mistakes. It uses AI to identify and search for an appropriate replacement for the error it locates.

Link: https://app.grammarly.com/



Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines, The Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online academic journals and books, conference papers, theses and dissertations, preprints, abstracts, technical reports, and other scholarly literature, including court opinions and patents.

Link- https://scholar.google.com/


Hyper article en legne (HAL) HAL is an open archive where authors can deposit scholarly documents from all academic fields. For the attention of the authors

The deposit of the full text should be made in agreement with the co-authors and in the respect for the policy of the publishers.

  • The deposit is subject of a control; HAL reserves the right to refuse items that do not meet the criteria of the archive.

  • Any deposit is definitive; no withdrawals will be made after the on-line posting of the publication.

  • Text files in pdf format or image files are sent to CINES for long-term archiving.

For the attention of the readers

In a context of electronic distribution, each author keeps their intellectual property rights.

Link- https://hal.archives-ouvertes.fr/



Google form

Google Forms is survey administration software included as part of the free, web-based Google Docs Editors suite offered by Google. The service also includes Google Docs, Google Sheets, Google Slides, Google Drawings, Google Sites, and Google Keep. Google Forms is only available as a web application. The app allows users to create and edit surveys online while collaborating with other users in real-time. The collected information can be automatically entered into a spreadsheet.

Survey monkey

Momentive Inc. (formerly SurveyMonkey Inc.) is an experience management company that offers cloud-based software in brand insights, market insights, product experience, employee experience, customer experience, online survey development, and a suite of paid back-end programs

sign up- https://www.surveymonkey.com/user/sign-up/ut_ctatext=Sign+up+free&ut_source=sem_lp&ut_source2=sem&ut_source3=hero

How to use- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7xdCDJxxoRk