Managing Research and Authoring Is Now Seamless with Google Docs Add-on for ProQuest Flow™

« ProQuest Flow™, a cloud-based research management solution, has released an add-on to interoperate with Google Docs. The new add-on expands the collaborative writing capabilities of Google Docs by integrating the document management tools of Flow during the authoring phase of research. As a result, researchers can find, share and annotate documents in the cloud, then author as a team in a common virtual workspace, supported by automated citations and bibliographies. The free add-on is available in the Google Add-on Store (…)

Like RefWorks, Flow is designed to keep libraries at the hub of university research with an institutional subscription that’s delivered via an easy-to-use platform requiring no installation. Popular among university students, Flow is also attracting a following among librarians for its ability to provide copyright protection and real-time analytics. Subscribing libraries can tap aggregate usage data to uncover research trends and patterns as well as insights into which resources are getting the most use (…) »