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Jean & Alexander Heard Libraries

Sarah Shannon Stevenson
Science & Engineering
Library

Citation Management

Citation Management

Librarians in the Science and Engineering Library are available to assist with the following citation management tools. 

Mendeley
Endnote
Zotero

ZOTERO
Free, open-source
Firefox browser add-on or standalone
Easy to learn
Store PDFs
Highlight text and take notes
Tag records
MS Word plug-in

MENDELEY
Free
Must be installed on computer
Easy to learn
Manage PDFs / Extract citation info from PDFs
See what others are reading and citing

ENDNOTE
Costs money
Relatively complex to learn
Sophisticated tools for organizing and citing references, creating bibliographies
Highly customizable
Handles large numbers of references

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