Cochrane Communities has been launched!

The intranet area of the Cochrane Collaboration has a new name and a new face. The Cochrane Web Team has redesigned the homepage and navigation of the internal,  Archie-authenticated area of

Benefits include improved navigation and accessibility of resources and tools, including:

  • Discussion forums
  • Presentation tools
  • Organizational documents
  • Meeting minutes

The new resource can be found by going to the Cochrane Website and clicking on the “Communities” tab. This will then request you to login with your Archie username and password.

Highlighted will be the latest discussion topics, social networking links, news and blog feeds. Soon, authors and contributors will also be able to upload their own photos and stories about their work.

The Web Team would also like some feedback on the new site, and welcome new ideas for content or blog posts. Login to the site and leave them a message on the discussion forums.