6 Excellent Free Linux Reference Management Tools
Reference management software is software for academics and
authors to use to record and use bibliographic citations. This type of
software typically uses a database to store the bibliographic
references, together with a system for filtering the list in a format
needed desirable to scholarly journals and publishers.
This category of software is one of the most useful digital
tools for a
researcher today. It enables users to import references from sources,
manage and edit the references, export the references, format the
bibliography, and in accordance with international standards.
Researchers and academics appreciate the essential functions offered by
reference management tools, minimising the tedious task
of collecting, organising and citing their sources.
There are a number of different types of software packages
that you can use to manage the bibliographic details of information and
the documents you find during your degree or research. All of the
software featured in this article is available to use without charge,
and with the exception of Mendeley Desktop are released under an open
To provide an insight into the quality of software that is
available, we have compiled a list of the finest reference management
tools that run under Linux. We highlight our favorite 6 reference
Now, let's explore the 6 reference management tools at hand.
For each title we have compiled its own portal page, a full description
with an in-depth analysis of its features, a screenshot, together with
links to relevant resources and reviews.
|Reference Management Tools
||Powerful online/offline research tool for the Firefox
||Graphical frontend to manage BibTeX databases
and share research papers
||Build an annotated library of scientific PDF articles
bibliographies and citations
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