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Citation Management: Citation Managers

Citations are an opportunity to amplify the voices and ideas that you think are great.

Choosing a Citation Manager

Citation managers are amazing tools that can do so much for your research process, including:

Organize and save citations/articles.

Create in-text citations.

Share citations/articles with colleagues.

Generate Reference Lists in a wide range of styles.

Compare Citation Manager Features:

Features in Each Citation Manager Zotero Mendeley EndNote
URL through MCPHS Library OR
Pricing freemium freemium multiple options
Citation Styles  all common styles all common styles all common styles
PDF Storage automatically automatically manually add
Word Processor Plug-Ins yes yes yes
Browser Plug-Ins yes yes yes
Web-Based Access yes yes yes
Desktop Synced Library yes yes yes
Generate Reference Lists yes yes yes
Mobile Options mobile site & bookmarklet iPad, iPhone, & Android pp iPad app


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