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Citation Managers

Citation / Research Management Tools:

Citation Tools

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These are the most commonly used citation and reference management tools. The links on the left and gold tabs above go to detailed pages in this guide. Each page includes support links for assistance.

 

ZoteroZotero

  • Free
  • Use to organize citations, take notes, and format references in Word
  • 30MB of storage (more for a fee)
  • Great for creating bibliographies in Word or OpenOffice
  • Firefox plugin or desktop version (Windows, Mac, Linux)
  • Web browser import button

 

MendelMendeleyey

  • Free
  • Use to organize citations, take notes, and format references in Word
  • Can store up to 2GB of article PDFs (more for a fee)
  • Emphasizes sharing: Social networking meets citation management
  • Share citations, notes, and annotations
  • On the Web and desktop version (Windows, Mac, Linux, iPad)
  • Web browser import button

 

EndNote

EndNote

  • Proprietary (approx $110-300)
  • For Windows or Mac
  • Organizes citations, take notes, and format references in Word.
  • Store article PDFs and Figures
  • Automatic PDF import and full text retrieval
  • Integrates well with Web of Science
  • Includes EndNote Web access for sharing

 

EndNote BasicEndNote Basic

  • Free
  • Use to organize citations, take notes, and format references in Word. 
  • Can store up to 2GB of article PDFs
  • Integrates well with Web of Science
  • Web accessible
  • Share groups
  • Web browser import buttons and toolbars (must be logged in first)

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