Manage your citations

We've got the tools you need to collect, manage, and share your sources. 

Not sure which tool to use? Take a look at our Citation Manager Comparison

Still need help? Contact your librarian.


Desktop version

Download EndNote desktop software -  free due to a campus license from the Libraries.

How to use EndNote 20 in seven minutes: MacOS - video
How to use EndNote 20 in seven minutes: Windows  - video

Web version

UA staff, students, and faculty are eligible for a free EndNote Web account.

Sign in to EndNote Online

  • Import citations from databases
  • Create and organize bibliographies
  • Cite while you write

EndNote Online - video tutorials


Get started with Mendeley 

This free reference manager helps you organize sources, collaborate with others, and discover the latest research. Software must be installed on a personal computer.

You can:

  • Manage references and citations
  • Search and discover content
  • Read and annotate articles
  • Upload PDFs and sync across devices
  • Create collaborative work groups
  • Join the UA Mendeley group to collaborate on campus


Get started with Zotero

A free tool to collect, manage, cite, and share sources. 

You can:

  • Download Zotero as a Firefox extension or standalone application
  • Use plug-ins for other web browsers, Word, and LibreOffice
  • Sync your Zotero library to view from any computer
  • Use portable Firefox with Zotero on a flash drive to use on any computer

Learn more with the Zotero Quick Start Guide.


Please note: The University of Arizona Libraries subscription to RefWorks ended on February 28, 2021. UA users' RefWorks accounts are now permanently inaccessible. See more information on the transition away from RefWorks.