Why OTTR?


OTTR provides tools for customized spell check, checks for broken urls, checks for formmating, and tools to convert and render files to be compatible across publishing platforms to allow you to publish on  bookdown, Leanpub, and coursera more easily

  • Edit and write a course in R Markdown files and have it published to multiple different platforms:
  • Use automagic conversion to ease the lift of prepping the material for different platforms.

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How to Cite OTTR

OTTR was created by members of the Johns Hopkins Data Science Lab and Carnegie Institution.

See the OTTR pre-print here!📝👀

Here’s the BibTeX formatted citation for the pre-print:

@misc{https://doi.org/10.48550/arxiv.2203.07083,
  doi = {10.48550/ARXIV.2203.07083},
  url = {https://arxiv.org/abs/2203.07083},
  author = {Savonen, Candace and Wright, Carrie and Hoffman, Ava M. and Muschelli, John and Cox, Katherine and Tan, Frederick J. and Leek, Jeffrey T.},
  keywords = {Computers and Society (cs.CY), FOS: Computer and information sciences, FOS: Computer and information sciences},
  title = {Open-source Tools for Training Resources -- OTTR},
  publisher = {arXiv},
  year = {2022},
  copyright = {Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International}
}