Category Archives: Mobile

EndNote alternative? ReadCube Grows Up!

ReadCube arrived on the reference management scene in late 2011. I looked at it a year ago and found it lacking in comparison to the “big 5” — EndNote, Menedeley, Papers, RefWorks and Zotero (these are in alphabetical order, I am … Continue reading

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Have an iPad? Help the Library Evaluate the Research Tool BrowZine

BrowZine works by organizing the articles found in Open Access and subscription databases, uniting them into complete journals, then arranging these journals on a common news-stand.  The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly … Continue reading

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EndNote iPad Application Now Available

You can now download the EndNote for iPad application from iTunes if you want to try it out. It’s on sale until February 11 by the way:               Watch a short video: EndNote on … Continue reading

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EndNote iPad App Due for Release in January 2013

Originally due out in the autumn to coincide with the EndNote X6 Mac release, the new EndNote iPad app is now scheduled for a January 2013 release. This new tool will complement EndNote on the desktop by putting on-the-go PDF … Continue reading

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New X6 Version of EndNote. Support for iPad is Coming

Every summer Thomson-Reuters trots out a new version of EndNote. This year sees the appearance of EndNote X6 for Windows, with the Mac version to follow in the fall. So, should you upgrade your current copy to X6? Or, if … Continue reading

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Can I Use RefWorks With My iPad?

Yes, you can use RefWorks with your iPad!  Using Safari you can import, edit, and organize references as usual.  Unfortunately the Cite-N-Write module does not work with the iPad’s Pages word processor. But if you really want to format a … Continue reading

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Wolfram|Alpha: An Answer Engine

Need a change from searching Google?  “No, not really.  I love Google”, would be the most common answer, I’d suspect, to this question. The next time you have a question that relates to statistics, numbers, or data sets, try your … Continue reading

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