Research Helper

Research helper is a paper/book management tool. It is a reference management tool with various useful functionalities such as: built-in PDF reader, live markdown note and excalidraw note.


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Research Helper uses QUASAR as framework. In this project, the combination of Vue.js3 and Electron is used.

Install the dependencies

yarn # strongly recommanded
# or
npm install

Start the electron app in development mode (hot-code reloading, error reporting, etc.)

yarn dev # start electron app in development mode
yarn build # build the app with debugger


This project is made possible by the following open source projects.

  • Quasar
  • Electron
  • Vue.js
  • citation-js
  • cytoscape
  • golden-layout
  • katex
  • pdf.js
  • vditor
  • Pouchdb
  • Excalidraw


This project uses AGPL license.


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