Citation management software lets you store your research materials and automatically create formatted citations and bibliographies while you write.
RefWorks is a web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases and other various sources. You can use these references in writing papers and automatically format the paper and the bibliography in seconds.
Mendeley is a free reference manager and an academic social network. Manage your research, showcase your work, and collaborate with colleagues. See the Mendeley Guide to learn about benefits for UNLV researchers.
Zotero is a free, open source program that helps you collect, organize and store your research sources.