Search Results for tag "research"


SweetSearch is A Search Engine for Students. It searches only trustworthy, credible Web sites, and avoids the clutter you find in other search engines. It is particularly useful for biographies, history, and other research assignments.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars (9)
26 weekly downloads


SciBase is a platform for crowdsourced reviews of academic papers. The extension adds a browser button that gives you access to our database at the touch of a button. An indicator shows whenever a paper you are currently researching.

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7 users

Wiki on Speed

Improve your research speed and effort on Wikipedia. Hover the mouse over any inter-wiki link in Wikipedia and see an excerpt on a overlay hovering box. No need to open in a new tab!

Rated 5 out of 5 stars (3)
76 users


Easily conduct broader, deeper research. Enter your query once and search a variety of sources from a clean and simple interface. No tracking. No ads. Dig deeper. Go farther!

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9 weekly downloads

WiktionaryMultiLanguageDictionary Requires Restart

This addon allows you to look up any definitions for words in your own language.
Select a word in a webpage and right click mouse and choose DefineThisNow to view a pop up box with the Wiktionary definition. Wiktionary covers many languages.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars (3)
409 users

Anomali ThreatStream Plugin

The ThreatStream plugin leverages the ThreatStream OPTIC API to quickly query information about threats from the Firefox browser, send a URL to the Sandbox to analyze quickly, search TIP reports, or report false positives to the OPTIC directly.

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208 users

Questia Research Tools

Paid subscribers to any Questia product can save research, take notes, create citations and bibliographic references from any online source into your Questia project folders.

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208 users

English Grammar Search Plugin

Add this powered by Google search engine to your search bar ,and find English rules and exercises quickly and easily.

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6 weekly downloads

Liquid Words Requires Restart

This add-on is no longer actively supported, I simply could not afford the upkeep.

If you are a Mac user please visit

I am sorry guys.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars (258)
2,180 users


memosnag is a social bookmarking tool that lets you capture images, text, videos, links and page urls with a single click. memosnag also creates automatic academic-style citations for the content you snag.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars (1)
58 users

Sticky Plus Highlighter & Anchor/Link/ToC sidebar Requires Restart

Permanent multicolor rich sticky notes and highlighter. An Adobe like web annotation tool, with 6 predefined colors +3 more text styles. Combined Sidebar with grouped/flat view navigating for annotations + list all anchors/links/headings(ToC).

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119 users


Lets you search and instantly get results in a small panel, from various sites like Google and Wikipedia at the same time! Very useful for quick research when you don't want to switch tabs. Also lets you open these website simultaneously in new tabs.

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28 users

Science Stack - Academic select and search Requires Restart

Select a word or phrase, right click to search for related academic works. This addon is essential for bibliographies and research before starting a paper. A great way to access a whole library of information.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars (1)
157 users

Cutnote Web Clipper Requires Restart

Help you to save things you see on the web into your Cutnote account.

You can also add tag, comment, edit, organize, drag & drop, search and share these clips.

You can write your own notes too.

100% compatible with Google Notebook.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars (11)
60 users

Prefsearch Requires Restart

Research the preferences listed in about:config via Google.

Rated 4 out of 5 stars (10)
170 users


WooSnap Multi-Site Power Search

Rated 5 out of 5 stars (1)
3 weekly downloads

UK PubMed Central (UKPMC) search

UK PubMed Central (UKPMC) is a unique, free, information resource for biomedical and health researchers. Home page:

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ACM Digital Library (DL)

Search the ACM Digital Library from the convenience of your search bar!

Associate with a keyword (e.g. "ACM") for best results!
(Hover over screenshot for instructions, if needed).

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3 weekly downloads

WikipediaWordCheckerInternational Requires Restart

Select a word in a webpage and right click mouse and choose WikiThisNow to view a pop up box with the Wikipedia article about it. Click outside of pop up to remove it.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars (4)
221 users

Memonic for Salesforce Web Clipper Requires Restart

Allows you to save relevant parts out of any website directly into Salesforce.

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52 users