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Citation Management

Information about citation management, as well as EndNote, Mendeley and Zotero.

Common Biomedical Citation Styles

 Why use a citation manager?

  • Neatly store citations

  • Insert citations and bibliography into your writing with the click of a button

  • Change the citation style of an entire paper with the click of a button

  • And more!

  • Access and annotate pdf’s

  • Share spreadsheets with colleagues

  • Share citations with colleagues

  • Etc… 

Help choosing a citation manager:

Since all citation management software can neatly store citations and create bibliographies, it can be hard to choose the best one for your needs. Use the flow chart below to help you choose between EndNote, Mendeley or Zotero.


Citation Manager Flow Chart


Remember: All citation management software has the ability to talk to each other through the use of a Research Information System(RIS) file. No matter what citation management software you or your colleagues are using, you can send and receive citations with ease.