I've accumulated a lot of PDFs over the years (research papers, field manuals, design manuals, etc.) related to various topics in geotechnical engineering such as soil and rock mechanics, shallow and deep foundation design, slope stability, and ground improvement, to name a few. I started saving all of this information as a college student and my folders have turned into complete chaos. It is always a struggle to find things and I often save copies of the same PDF in two different locations unknowingly. Does anyone have an outline of a folder directory structure for geotechnical engineering that is organized well and has stood the test of time? I suppose I could round up a bunch of my textbooks on various topics and organize things based on the tables of contents.
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