Features of ResearchTools

ResearchTools offers a variety of collaboration and communication tools and features to aid with research, including:

Home Page View recent announcements, discussions, and chat activity
Announcements Post current, time-critical information
Blog Contribute to a group blog
Calendar Keep track of important dates and deadlines in a shared calendar
Chat Room Participate in real-time, written conversations
Forums Engage in written conversations, not in real time
Help Access help documentation
Messages Send messages to a group or individual within ResearchTools
News Display an RSS feed from an external site
Preferences Set your personal preferences, such as time zone and notifications
Profile Add and make public personal information, including pictures
Resources Share files and URLs
Site Members View names, pictures and profiles of site participants
Web Content Include external website content in your worksite
Wiki Collaboratively edit simple web pages