Citing and Writing Tools
Sciwheel (formerly F1000Workspace) is a unified space for writing, collecting, citing, & sharing scientific literature. It features a web-based application, a browser extension, a Word plugin, and a desktop app.
Zotero is a free reference management tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share research. Zotero is available as a desktop app and ZoteroBib is a free website that allows you to build a bibliography instantly without creating an account or installing software.
EndNote is bibliographic management software you purchase and load on your computer. Students, staff, and faculty can purchase EndNote at a discount. Faculty and Staff can purchase EndNote with departmental funds (if available) through ITS Software Acquisition.
Citation Style Help
|HSL Online Guides||Endnote||Zotero||Sciwheel (formerly F1000Workspace)|
|Classes at HSL||Classes for EndNote||Classes for Sciwheel|
|Cost||Under $100 through UNC-CH||Zotero is free to everyone||Free through UNC-CH|
|Notes||See EndNote Basic/Online guide for further details on the free online version||Create Account. Select No, I’m a new user then select password.|
|How is it used?||Computer
|Major citation styles?|
|Annotation of PDFs|
|Locate full-text using UNC-CH subscriptions||
Instructions for EndNote
Instructions for Zotero
Instructions for Sciwheel
|Adds citation from a PDF|
|Sharing options||X7 and above users have sharing options / email compressed libraries||See group options here
||Share unlimited projects and manuscripts|
|Free online storage||X7 and above: unlimited||700+ papers
(more space can be purchased)
|Word Processor||Microsoft Word||Microsoft Word
Manuscripts for Mac