Tag Archives: Citation Management

EndNote Plug-In for Apple Pages Word Processor

If you’re using Apple’s Pages  instead of MS Word you’ll have to install the Pages EndNote plug-in if you want to cite references and create a bibliography: More information here Note that there are versions available for Pages 5.0 or … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Software, Tools & Technology | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The Library’s Pop-Up Consultation Services

Maybe you’ve researching a health topic but can’t seem to find relevant papers in PubMed and are too busy to make a regular appointment with an export searcher. Or, you’re having trouble using reference management software such as EndNote or … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Data Sets / Data Management, Publishing, Research, Scholarly Communication, Tools & Technology, Tutorial | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Using RefWorks to Manage Your PDF Collection

RefWorks is a popular easy-to-use citation management application but has limited options for working with PDFs. At the moment it is not possible to directly import PDFs into a folder. However, in the edit view you can upload the PDF … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Research, Scholarly Communication, Software, Tools & Technology | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

When Will EndNote X8 be Released?

Some of us dread the arrival of summer because that’s when the EndNote folks usually announce the release of a new version of the software and we have to start thinking about whether or not it’s worth upgrading (and if … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Research, Tools & Technology | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New UCSF Library Subject Guide for Citation/Reference Management Software

The UCSF Library has now given our citation management subject guide a complete overhaul, taking into account new developments in this area and the increasing popularity of applications such as Mendeley and Papers. A new section helps you decide which … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Publishing, Research, Software, Tools & Technology | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Use Library Subject Guides to Find the Best Resources

UCSF librarians have put together Subject Guides to guide you to the most important UCSF resources and  suggest tips and search strategies for finding and using information.  Use these pages to find resources (article databases, catalogs, background information, web sites, … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Medicine, Nursing, Research, Tools & Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

EndNote for iPad is on Sale

Through the end of July the price is reduced to $0.99 from usual $9.99. EndNote for iPad will sync with your EndNote and EndNote Web accounts according to the EndNote website. https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/endnote-for-ipad/id593994211?mt=8 to view and purchase in iTunes. See EndNote … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Publishing, Research, Software | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Mendeley: A Free Reference Manager, PDF Organizer & Academic Social Networking Tool

Looking for a tool to help you index and organize your research papers online? Described by some folks as “iTunes for researchers,” Mendeley is a free reference manager and PDF organizer. OK, you currently use RefWorks or EndNote for managing … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Research, Scholarly Communication, Software, Tools & Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Annotating PDFs with EndNote X5

If you’re wondering whether or not to upgrade to EndNote version X5 you might want to consider this great new feature that’s been added to the application. X5 now includes a PDF window that not only allows you to view … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Tools & Technology, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Dear RefWorks Users… Classic Interface is Going Away.

Many of you will have moved to the new RefWorks 2.0 interface. The new interface has the same features as the classic interface but is easier to navigate and use: Up to now you’ve had the option to switch between … Continue reading

Posted in Citation management, Software, Tools & Technology, Tutorial | Tagged , , | Leave a comment