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  • Rebecca K. Miller Allison Scripa University Libraries Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
    • Libraries traditionally offer their communities research materials and information
    • Currently, these materials come in a wide variety of formats, and are distributed through many channels
    • Virginia Tech and other ACC Libraries offer guidance in navigating, understanding, and organizing this new information landscape
    • Bibliographic management
    • Social brainstorming & mind mapping
    • Updates & alerts
    • These tools, and consultation with Virginia Tech or other ACC librarians, are FREE for affiliated faculty, staff, and students.
    • Allows researchers to create databases/libraries of references, with various levels of functionality with formatting and organizing the references
    • Examples include:
      • EndNote & EndNote Web
      • Zotero
      • Mendeley
      • RefWorks (won’t be discussed)
    • One of the most powerful citation managers
    • Available FREE to Virginia Tech students and faculty members . Check your institutional subscription.
    • Functionalities include:
      • Unlimited number of citations
      • 48 reference types (more available for download)
      • Direct database searching
      • Linking to PDFs, other types of
      • literature
      • Creating notes and tags (keywords)
      • Filters for importing citations
      • Create “new” styles
      • “ Cite while you write” (CWYW)
      • Reformat entire papers in various styles
    • Create a library
    • Search for related literature
    • Create references
    • Cite While You Write
    • Not GREAT for sharing
    • Many helpful EndNote resources are available
      • Technical Support & Services: http://www.endnote.com/support/
      • EndNote Online Tutorials: http://www.endnote.com/training/
      • UNC-HSL Tutorial: http://www.hsl.unc.edu/Services/Tutorials/ENDNOTE/intro.htm
      • Cornell University Tutorial: http://www.mannlib.cornell.edu/workshops-instruction/tutorials/endnote-tutorial
      • Through your library: http://www.lib.vt.edu/endnote/
    • Provided by ISI Web of Knowledge, so available FREE to ALL students, faculty, and staff at subscribing institutions
    • Available via the database, OR simply http://www.myendnoteweb.com
    • Will require login, which you can setup through ISI
    • Functionalities:
      • Will hold up to 10,000 citations
      • Totally web-based
      • 47 different reference types
      • Can link to PDFs
      • Direct searching of databases
      • Filters available for importing
      • references
  •  
    • Free, web-based reference management option (currently only for Firefox)
    • Citation library lives at bottom of your browser at all times, but is also accessible online, through any computer
    • One-click citation capture from within databases, WorldCat, Amazon, YouTube. Anything captured is fully searchable.
    • Create full bibliographies in various styles by simply selecting the entries you want added, tag items, and add them to folders or share-able libraries
    • Like Zotero, Mendeley is a free reference manager.
    • Must download a Mendeley Desktop, can use Web Importer to sync libraries
    • Can tag, search, and import citations that you may have in other bibliographic managers
    • Offers an automatic “Zotero Sync” for updating Mendeley whenever your Zotero is updated
  •  
    • Adapted from:
    • http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/PUBL/endnote.html#Compare
  •  
    • Collect and Organize Notes
    • Access Notes from
      • Desktop
      • Online
      • Smart Phone or PDA
      • (Limited Access on other phones with Internet)
    • Collaborate with Sharing Functions
    • Typed Notes
    • Web Clippings
    • Photos & Images
    • Screen Clipping
    • Voice Notes
    • Handwritten Notes
    • Documents
    • Tags
    • Notebooks
    • Full-Text Searching (Even handwriting and images!)
    • Saved Searches
    • Class Organization & Collaboration
    • Research Maintenance & Annotation
    • Capture Ideas & Inspirations
    • Free Visualization Tool
    • Map Ideas, Concepts, Resources, Outlines, etc.
    • Desktop Application, Online Sharing
    • Outlining Papers & Presentations
    • Organizational Schemes for Brainstorming & Inspiration
    • Collaborate Online or with Alternative Export Formats
  • And, a few more ideas for helping you manage your research…
    • Just as we saw with ISI, most databases offer:
      • Personal accounts
      • Alert/update services
      • Saving searches
      • Saving specific resources/items discovered
      • Collaboration options (groups, shared libraries)
    • TOCs from new issues of journals you use
    • New articles related to research topics
    • New books
    • New patents
    • News
    From JAMA & Archives: http://pubs.ama-assn.org/misc/rssfeed.dtl#howdoiget
    • To access RSS feeds, an RSS reader is necessary
    • RSS feeds can be sent to email, but that can get cluttery
    • Reader options include:
      • RSS Reader
      • Feed Reader
      • Sharp Reader
      • NewsFire (Mac)
      • Google Reader
  • Your librarian!
  • Rebecca K. Miller, [email_address] College Librarian for Science, Life Sciences, and Engineering Allison Scripa, [email_address] College Librarian for Science Relevant updates delivered via: Facebook.com/Virginia Tech Libraries Facebook.com/VT SciTech Lib Team