Science just got easier

“ELNs aren’t new. What makes CERF different is the ability to add any content from anywhere – Mac, PC, and – especially – iPad.One of the most important things a scientist does is document their work. Writing down how we do things is every bit as important as what we discover – or even why we […]

Shared Vocabularies: Research Needs Catch Up With Our ELN

What happens when researchers identify the same information by different terms? “We advocate that vocabulary standards become an intrinsic element within industry softwareConsider the difficulties created in later finding or sharing existing research, whether internally through staff turnover or externally among an increasingly collaborative scientific community, when information is not recorded or tagged with uniform […]