A citation manager is a tool that helps you to collect, organize, and cite references. For this reason, the term reference manager may also be used to describe such tools.
There are numerous citation managers out there, but at HSLS, we recommend choosing one of the following:
If you aren't sure which citation manager is best for you, please consult our comparison chart. You may also be interested in our self-paced Canvas module, "Choosing a Citation Manager."
Librarians at HSLS teach classes every semester on EndNote, Zotero, and choosing a citation manager. Keep an eye on our class calendar to see a full list of upcoming classes!
Can't wait for an EndNote class? Get started with EndNote at any time using our interactive tutorials.