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Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) Library Session: Keep Track of Your Citations

Citing and Keeping Track of Citations

EndNote, RefWorks, Zotero, Mendeley, and other bibliographic management programs will:
    - Let you create a database of citations you find;
    - Let you organize these citations in folder or groups
    - Link to PDF files, or store PDF files in your database;
    - Work with Microsoft Word to correctly cite citations into your document.


Information on a substantial student discount for EndNote is available from the Cal Student Store; you can also download a free 30 day trial.

RefWorks is licensed by the UCB Library and is free to use for UCB students.
» Using RefWorks with the proxy server? See this note.

Zotero and Mendeley are free.

» EndNote/RefWorks exercise set (PDF; UCB Library)
» Zotero exercise set (PDF; UCB Library)


Literature Review Matrix (.doc):
This chart may help you organize what you find in your literature search.
This is a simplified version of the matrix presented in
Health sciences literature review made easy: the matrix method (J. Garrard; Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning, 2011), available at the UCB libraries, call number R118.6 .G37 2011.