Citation Management Software

IU Bloomington faculty, staff and students can choose between several options for bibliographic software to manage citations.

EndNote

EndNote is a desktop citation manager
EndNote is computer-specific, and libraries can be accessed on only one workstation
It is available free to IUB students, faculty and staff from IUware
Supported at IUB with STEPS classes, individual class instruction requests, personal tutorials, a web page and e-mail
Consult the IUB EndNote Library Guide

EndNote Web

EndNote Web is a web-based citation manager
EndNote Web includes many, but not all, of the features of EndNote desktop
Because EndNote Web libraries are web-based, you can access them anywhere.
Supported at IUB with occasional STEPS classes, individual class instruction requests, personal tutorials, a web page and e-mail
Consult the IUB EndNote Web Library Guide

Zotero

Zotero is a free, desktop citation manager
It is a Firefox extension that allows you to gather and organize citations and export them in a variety of styles
It works only through the Firefox Browser
Supported at IUB with requests for instruction and a web page
Consult the IUB IUB Zotero Library Guide for more information, including tutorials and support

Mendeley

Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research. Supported at IUB with consultations and workshops.
Consult the IUB Mendeley Library Guide

Reference Manager

Reference Manager is a desktop citation manager
It is available free for students, faculty and staff at IUB from iuware
Reference Manager is not supported at IUB
For help and information about Reference Manager, refer to the Reference Manager website and support

Help

For help with citation management software, you may submit a question through E-Mail libref@indiana.edu or  through Ask A Librarian

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