Access 2003, on which my original logbook was based, uses a now redundant file format (.mdb); hence, I have moved to OpenOffice in the hope that this future-proofs the logbook.
- is free
- is opensource
- is available for multiple platforms / operating systems
- uses OpenDocument standards
- allows direct creation of forms as PDFs for emailing
- is available as a Portable Application that can be carried on a USB flash drive