What is EndNote?
EndNote is a reference and full-text organizer that allows you to create bibliographies and format documents in a large number of output styles.
EndNote is available as a standalone software product, a cloud based product known as EndNote Web, or a combination of the two.
Use EndNote to:
EndNote 20 features include the ability to:
This video provides an overview tour of the new features added in EndNote 20. These enhancements include a modern library interface, additional comparison fields for detecting duplicate references, a redesigned PDF viewer allowing for a more responsive reading experience, and multitasking improvements that make switching between windows and library tabs easier.
Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, open-source, easy-to-use citation management tool to help you collect, organize, and cite your research sources. It lives right where you do your work in the web browser itself. Zotero allows you to attach PDFs, notes and images to your citations, organize them into collections for different projects, and create bibliographies.
Use Zotero to:
Mendely provides a word citation plug-in, can save PDFs to your desktop/web library via a browser plug-in, and is compatible with Mac, Windows, and Linux.
*Mendeley offers a free basic account, which provides 2 GB of storage,but you can access premium features and additional storage for a monthly fee starting at 4.99/month. You can find more information on individual and team plans on the Mendeley Upgrade page.
There are several ways to add and edit information on your Mendeley account, including:
This was inspired by Penn Libraries.