Reference management software
Reference management software, citation management software or personal bibliographic management software is software for scholars and authors to use for recording and utilising bibliographic citation...
BibTeX
BibTeX is reference management software for formatting lists of references. The BibTeX tool is typically used together with the LaTeX document preparation system. Within the typesetting system, its n...
Comparison of reference management software
The following tables compare reference management software.
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WizFolio
WizFolio is a web based reference management software for researchers to manage, share their research and academic papers and generate citations in scholarly writings. It uses plug-ins (HTML parsing t...
WizFolio - Wikipedia
ReadCube
ReadCube is a desktop and browser-based program for managing, annotating, and accessing academic research articles. It is proprietary, but available for free. Initially launched for 3 years in an open...
Refbase
refbase is web-based institutional repository and reference management software which is often used for self-archiving. refbase is licensed under the GPL and written in PHP and uses a MySQL backend.I...
Refbase - Wikipedia
Scholar's Aid
Scholar's Aid is a shareware reference management software package. The project seems to idle. There have been no updates since September 2010.
Scholar's Aid program package includes a bibliograph...
Qiqqa
Qiqqa (pronounced "Quicker") is a freeware and freemium reference management software that allows researchers to work with thousands of PDFs. It combines PDF reference management tools, a citation ma...
Qiqqa - Wikipedia
Ilibrarian
I, Librarian is a reference management software offered as an online service. It provides a multiuser web interface for editing and importing data from online scientific databases. I, Librarian helps ...
Ilibrarian - Wikipedia
Refer (software)
refer is a program for managing bibliographic references,and citing them in troff documents.It is implemented as a troff preprocessor.refer was written by Mike Lesk at Bell Laboratories in or before 1...
2collab
2collab was a scientific social network by Elsevier, launched in 2007 and discontinued on 15 April 2011.2collab was an online collaborative research tool that enabled researchers to share bookmarks, r...
2collab - Wikipedia
Zotero
Zotero /zoʊˈtɛroʊ/ is free and open-source reference management software to manage bibliographic data and related research materials (such as PDF files). Notable features include web browser integrati...
Zotero - Wikipedia
ProCite
ProCite, a commercial reference management software program, was designed in the early 1980s by Victor Rosenberg, associate professor in the School of Library and Information Studies at the Universi...
Pybliographer
Pybliographer is a reference management software tool that deals with bibliographic databases, used for viewing, editing, searching, and reformatting bibliographies. Written in Python and licensed und...
Pybliographer - Wikipedia
Wikindx
Wikindx is a free bibliographic and quotations/notes management and article authoring system (Virtual Research Environment) designed either for single use (on a variety of operating systems) or multi-...
RefWorks
RefWorks is a web-based commercial reference management software package. It is produced by RefWorks-COS, a business unit of ProQuest LLC. RefWorks was founded in 2001 and was marketed by Cambridge Sc...
Mendeley
Mendeley is a desktop and web program for managing and sharing research papers, discovering research data and collaborating online. It combines Mendeley Desktop, a PDF and reference management applica...
Mendeley - Wikipedia
Reference Manager
Reference Manager is a commercial reference management software package sold by Thomson Reuters. It was the first commercial software of its kind, originally developed by Ernest Beutler and his son, ...
Aigaion
Aigaion is web-based reference management software. It structures a bibliography using topic tree oriented publication management. Publications may be annotated to briefly outline the publication's r...
BibDesk
BibDesk is an open-source reference management software package for Mac OS X, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. It is primarily a BibTeX front-end for use ...
BibDesk - Wikipedia
Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies
The Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies (founded 1993) is one of the oldest (if not the oldest) bibliography collections freely accessible on the Internet. It is a collection of bibliographi...
RIS (file format)
RIS is a standardized tag format developed by Research Information Systems, Incorporated (the format name refers to the company) to enable citation programs to exchange data. It is supported by a numb...
Biblioscape
Biblioscape is a commercial information and reference management software package sold by CG Information. The software runs only under Windows.
Biblioscape was first released in 1998. The current...
Papers (software)
Papers is a reference management software for Mac OS X and Windows, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. It is primarily used to organize references and maint...
Papers (software) - Wikipedia
Citavi
Citavi is a reference management program for Microsoft Windows published by Swiss Academic Software in Wädenswil, Switzerland. Citavi is widely used in Germany, with site licenses at most German unive...