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Managing your references
Reference management software, also known as citation management software, allows you to:
Some also have additional features such as:
There are a huge range of reference mangers available. The best way to choose a reference manager is to test some out and see which you like best.
You may want to consider:
Under the comparison tables tab you will find a comparison of the pros and cons and of the features of six reference managers. For more detailed information about these reference managers - including sources of help and training - refer to their individual tabs.
If you're having an issue with a reference management tool, please email us at the address below. Please give us as much information as you can, particularly:
Contact us at email@example.com.