Answered By: Justin Anders Last Updated: Jul 13, 2021 Views: 25
Citation management software allows you to save and organize items found via searching the library's databases. It also can be used to create reference lists and citations for papers. There are a number of software systems available.
Mendeley is one of the more popular choices and reasons to choose it are:
- Your research consists mainly of pdfs. Often this is the choice for researchers in the Sciences
- Mendeley works well with Chrome and Safari and has a desktop version
- 2 GB cloud storage
- Mendeley has very well developed social collaboration tools. For example, you can find citations from similar users and search within its crowd-sourced research database
- Desktop version is installed on all publicly accessible computers at MRU