Conducting a research project is quite a hard task in itself and the researchers will definitely prefer to have all the help they can get. A research work is not just about conducting the research, the other works associated with it are more strenuous.
To find sources, to single out the ones that appear to be relevant to the research, to keep the important information safe and organized so that it can be found whenever required are just few of the steps that go into the preparation of writing a research paper. Noodletools is here to help with these issues.
BENEFITS AND DRAWBACKS OF NOODLETOOLS
|Helps in the preparation to write||No instruction on the site|
|Makes taking notes easier||Confusing for first time users|
|Need not worry about organization||Need to go slow|
|Focus remains on the writing||Initially slows productivity|
|Accurate citation||Likely to be frustrating|
|Helps avoid plagiarism||Learning to operate takes up time|
|Working with peers is easier||Initial shift of attention|
|Teachers can check progress|
|Teachers can give out real-time suggestion|
|Secured and safe|
ADVANTAGES OF NOODLETOOL
- Helps in the preparation to write
A research work is not just a singular work, it brings with it the preparation to write a research paper which brings with itself various other works. A researcher has to manage all these aspects by themselves single-handedly. Noodletools helps with all these preparations and makes the work a bit easier for the researcher.
- Makes taking notes easier
A research work involves a lot of reading from various sources. Not all of the materials read prove to be important or useful. So, it becomes essential to take note of the important parts so that one does not have to go though the entire material the next time when he wants a particular information. Noodletools makes taking notes a lot easier task than it
Used to be.
- Need not worry about organization
After the researcher is done taking notes, organizing them is the next essential task so that they do not lose any important information and find them as and when required without putting in much effort. Noodletools takes it upon itself to organize everything for the researcher.
- Focus remains on writing
The only purpose of Noodletools helping to take notes, organize them and do other preparation is so that the researcher can solely concentrate on the writing process. It is the most important task that needs utmost concentration and can be done by the researcher alone.
- Accurate citation
Writing a research project is not all, the researcher also has to cite the sources from which they gained the information. Just so that the researcher does not have to waste their time of searching for the resources and citing them, Noodletools auto cites the sources.
- Helps avoid plagiarism
While writing a research project, the researcher needs to be very careful about plagiarism. They should make sure only to extract information from the sources and not plagiarise them in any way. Noodletools alerts the researcher on any kind of plagiarism that they might be making unintentionally.
- Makes working with peers easier
If you are conducting a research in collaboration with a group of people, keeping up with each other and coordination regarding the research becomes even harder. Noodletools helps keep up with the fellow research partners and makes a group research easier.
- Teachers can check progress
The responsibility of the teacher under whose guidance the research is being conducted is also a lot. So, it becomes essential for them to check on their students and how far they have progressed with their work. With Noodletools teachers can do this without causing much disturbance to the process of research.
- Teachers can give out real-time suggestion
For teacher, it is important to guide the fellow researchers and point out their mistakes or suggest them on the ways they can improve their project. Noodletools helps the teacher to keep an eye on the research and give out suggestions from time to time.
- Secured and safe
A research project is an original work and a lot of effort and time goes into it. The researcher can go to any length to keep their work safe and secure. Noodletools keeps them relieved about this aspect as it guarantees utmost security to any research work.
DISADVANTAGES OF NOODLETOOLS
- No instruction on the site
Noodletools gives or no instruction or directive as to how the user is supposed to go about the process of using it. Thus, it proves be an inconvenience as the user themselves have to go about learning the process.
- Confusing for first time users
No directions on usage confuses the ones who has just started using it. They have to learn things on their own and might not succeed at it. This proves to be a huge problem.
- Need to go slow
The user can not just dive into the process of using Noodletools. They have to go about slowly learning one feature at a time so that they don’t get confused.
- Initially slow productivity
As the researcher has to learn the features of Noodletools slowly, it also slows down the entire process of research. Later, they’ll have to work harder to catch up to the pace.
- Likely to be frustrating
This consequence of slowing down the research and go about learning to operate Noodletools on their own can frustrate the researcher and thus affect their work for worse.
- Learning to operate takes up time
Noodletools is not very easy to operate. Moreover, with no instructions, it becomes harder and takes up a lot more time than anticipated.
- Initial shift of attention
The attention of the researcher shifts from the research to learning to operate Noodletools. This does not prove to be fruitful for research because the aim is to focus on the research alone.
Noodletools, even though it provides a lot of help to a research, is hard to use. If the researcher is good with operating it, then they can reap the best consequences.