This section lists and provides overview of a range of tools supporting use of spreadsheets in research.

RightField and Populous  help with semantic annotation, standardisation and meta-model building. SciSpread  is focused on automatic recognition of spreadsheets schemas, to convert them in OWL. It is based on the identification of building patterns shared by communities. In Loco Semantics allows for digital content production and annotation methodology. OntoMaton is a Google Spreadsheets tool for searching for ontology terms and tag free text.

DataUp  helps researchers document, manage, and archive their tabular data.

Taverna provides easy means to manipulate the data from spreadsheets in elaborate workflows.

GeoFlow provides interactive, 3-D geospatial and temporal data visualizations. NodeXL is a template for Microsoft® Excel® 2007 and 2010 that makes it easy to explore network graphs. The WorldWide Telescope (WWT) Add-in for Excel enables users to visualize location-based data, with latitude/longitude or right ascension/declination.