Reference management tools can help you:
View our basic comparison chart for some of the popular programs.
Experiment with the various programs to find what works best for you!
Feeling adventurous? Below are some other tools that have received good ratings in reviews, that are cutting-edge, or that students and faculty have recommended to us.
While every academic institution is different, many university faculty and students use these tools. They have been around for a long time and are generally considered to be the standards.
Citation Management with Zotero (Dudley Knox Library Guide)
Free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite and share your research sources. Runs as a separate application with a connector that plugs into your choice of browser (Chrome, Safari or Firefox).
Citation Management With RefWorks (Dudley Knox Library Guide)