This write-up by Grant Otsuki (2018) discusses how some of how PECE's functionalities mirror what other research softwares do, like reference managers and note taking softwares. These functionalities are important when using PECE for a number of different use cases.
This essay by Srigyan et al. (2020) describes three kinds of different scenarios that utilize PECE software (what they label "backstage", "center stage" and "front stage"). The essay offers specific examples.
AO: This text pulls together various resources that can help to orient a new user to ways of thinking (and using) the PECE open source software that RDS is built on.