Research & Reference Organizational Tools
When conducting research and working with multiple resources, students can utilize one of the following programs to organize, manage, and automatically generate citations and bibliographies in a preferred reference style. Applying proper documentation style (e.g. APA, MLA, CSE, etc.) is critical in college writing and these programs can help you ensure that your material is cited properly. If you are unfamiliar with the functionality of these programs, we encourage you to read the Knowledge Center Research Guides and the following comparison of the reference managers to select one that is most applicable to your discipline and needs.
Collect. Collaborate. Create. From Anywhere.... read more about the EndNote
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others... read more about Mendeley
Zotero is the only research tool that automatically senses content in your web browser, allowing you to add it to your personal library... read more about Zotero