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An open-source and local-first alternative to Roam Research
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What is Athens?

It is an open-source and local-first alternative to Roam Research. It is very powerful and transparent knowledge base.
Athens is a tool in the Task Management category of a tech stack.
Athens is an open source tool with 5.6K GitHub stars and 328 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Athens's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Athens?



Athens Integrations

Athens's Features

  • The freedom to self-host
  • Insurance against vendor lock-in
  • Transparency and direct feedback loops in the development process

Athens Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Athens?
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It lets you keep track of everything in one place. It gives you the confidence that everything’s organized and accounted for, so you can make progress on the things that are important to you.
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Dropbox Paper
It is more than a doc, it’s a workspace that brings creation and coordination together in one place. You can write together, share comments, embed images, and more. If you have a Dropbox account, you can use Paper for free.
It is a software task management and build automation tool. It allows the user to specify tasks and describe dependencies as well as to group tasks in a namespace.
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