Reference management tools

Reference management tools are designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store, and share all types of information and generate citations and bibliographies.

We recommend:

Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that allows users:

  • make easily personal fully searchable library;
  • read, highlight, and annotate PDFs on any device;
  • generate citations and bibliography.

More information about Mendeley:


Zotero is a free, open-source research management tool that allows users to:

  • collect, organize, and analyze research and share it;
  • organize your library and make notes;
  • generate bibliographies, citations, and reports.

More information about Zotero:



Library contact person
Karmen Kalk, Information Services Specialist
Phone: +372  731 3064