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Citation Managers make creating references easier by automatically pulling in citations from databases, library catalogues and selected search engines. Citations can then be automatically added to your work formatted in the style you prefer.

Bibliographic Management Softwares

EndNote X9 is available from the NUS Computer Centre's Software Catalogue.

EndNote is a software that:

  1. Stores and organizes references found from many sources
  2. Inserts these references into a Word document
  3. Automatically formats your references according to a predefined citation style, and more! 

If you're new to EndNote, check out our EndNote Library Guide!


Mendeley is a citation management tool that, like many others, lets you collect & organize citations, & then easily insert them into documents & format bibliographies.  But it also lets you drag & drop PDFs into your library & extracts the metadata to create a library!

You can highlight and annotate your PDFs and share them with others.  Colleagues can then also annotate the same document, with each author displaying as a different color.

Use more than one computer?  It's not a problem!  Download Mendeley Desktop to as many computers as you want, then sync them with a click of your mouse.  Need to use your library away from your computer?  Mendeley Web gives you access to your citations no matter where you are.

Mendeley is social:  create a profile, follow other researchers, create a network of people doing similar research.  Discover the articles and journals that are being read in your field right now.

Create collections of papers.  Make them public & share them with an RSS feed (great for class reading lists!).

Click here to learn more about Mendeley!


Zotero - Collect, Organize, Cite and Share your Research Sources
Zotero is a free bibliographic citation management software that allows you to save, collect, manage, cite, and share research sources. Zotero is available either as a Firefox extension or as standalone software that works with Firefox, Chrome and Safari browsers. It works right in your browser, making it easy to save you citations while you search.

Use the Zotero word processor plugins to easily cite your sources and create a bibliography while you work.

If you are interested to learn how to use Zotero, please visit our Zotero Library Guide!

 
 

 

ZoteroBib helps you build a bibliography instantly from any computer or device, without creating an account or installing any software. It’s brought to you by the team behind Zotero, the powerful open-source research tool recommended by thousands of universities worldwide, so you can trust it to help you seamlessly add sources and produce perfect bibliographies.

With ZoteroBib, you can:

  1. Add a bibliographic entry using DOI, PMID, ISBN, arXiv ID or even using URLs from Google Books and Amazon
  2. Enter the reference manually
  3. Rename the Bibliography Title
  4. Edit & delete the bibliography
  5. Change to over 9000+ citation style
  6. Copy your citation/note into your word processor with 1 click of a button
  7. Export your bibliography
  8. Automatically saves your bibliography
  9. Creates a link that you can share with someone else
 
 
 
 
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