Zotero: Firefox as Reference Manager

Zotero is still under development and not quite ready for a full review, but it is definitely worth a look. Zotero is a Firefox plugin which retrieves text snippets, websites and bibliographical records from the currently shown webpage and stores them in a searchable database which is managed and accessible through the internet browser. Read More...

No Money but Lots of Fame...

I would like to add reviews for LaTex applications (e.g. TexMaker) and R. Unfortunately, as a pipe-dreaming sociologist I am not too much of an expert for such serious software, so maybe anyone from the Sciences would be interested in giving a guest appearance on MacResearchSW? There ain't no money, but you gonna take the fame...

Links Added and Thanks!

Check out the new links in the Resources corner. I have also added links to third-party reviews and software-specific websites on most review pages.
And thanks to all of those who have sent suggestions and encouragements during the last week. It is nice to see that some people really appreciate this website. The same goes to those who have already linked to my site - AcademHack, Redlex and The Qualitative Report.

Launching MacResearchSW

Welcome to MacResearchSW,
This new website offers news, reviews and resources for academic software on the net. It is run by Jan Schenk, a prospective PhD student in sociology at the University of Cape Town. Read More...