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Citation Managers

Use this guide to find help and information on citation managers.

the basics

Mendeley is a web and desktop-based citation manager. With a free version of Mendeley, you receive 2GB of online storage space for PDFs and document attachments and one private group with up to three members. See Mendeley’s Web site for pricing information on premium access.

Mendeley features:

  • Reference Manager - generate citations and bibliographies in Word and other document create programs
  • PDFs:  attach and open PDFs, highlight annotate, keep notes
  • Organize PDFs and citations 
  • Collaborate and share with colleagues and groups
  • Networking and research: discover new researchers, papers and groups
  • Sync resources between your desktop software and Web account to access your resources anytime from another computer, iPhone, or iPad