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Citation Managers: An Overview

This research guide is being created to answer the most commonly asked questions and to allow you adequate time to transition your citations to another manager.

What is a Citation Manager?

Citation Manager Software helps you:

  • Collect, Organize, Cite, and Share your research sources (This is your personal database)
  • Automatically create citations using a variety of referencing styles
  • Effortlessly build bibliographies to properly cite the information that you use
  • Save and organize articles in PDF format, graphs, images, or other files for your research

The End and a New Beginning

 

The WVU Libraries recommends these citation managers:

(follow the links below to introductory videos)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(RefWorks access ended May 31, 2017.)

Citation Manager Overview Workshop Pre-survey