Reference management tools v.12
Are you tired of struggling to manage that collection of references that’s accumulating in your office, inbox, USB stick? Well, you can stop struggling now and use a reference management tool to help you. (Looking for help with referencing itself?) There are lots of tools available to help and the library can provide you with information and support on using the following;
EndNote Basic: Register for a free account. Sign in via your Institutional Login first when you create your account. There is a Library Guide - Getting started with EndNote Basic - which may be helpful, and for more detailed information including some video guides visit the Clarivate Analytics website.
EndNote Desktop: You can launch EndNote from the AppsAnywhere application portal. You may have access to EndNote Desktop from your PC - the help guide is available here. Features: Cite while you write, import references from databases.
Mendeley: Register for a free account. Mendeley has comprehensive help pages. Features: Download desktop application, install reference capture tools in your web browser, cite while you write, import references from databases. Watch more tutorial videos.
Zotero: Register for a free account. Find the Zotero quick start guide. Features: Download desktop application, install reference capture tools in your web browser, cite while you write, import references from databases.
- Setting up and using Mendeley Desktop at UoP (pdf file for downloading)
- Introductory guide to setting up/using an Endnote basic account (pdf file for downloading)