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Migrating from RefWorks: Other Alternatives

CPUT has stopped subscribing to RefWorks as of 31 December 2013. This guide will assist you to move your RefWorks content to Mendeley.

Comparison table

Mendeley is just one alternative to RefWorks. This table compares the most popular personal citation managers.

Feature Mendeley RefWorks Zotero Endnote
Cost Free for 2GIG $100 Free for 300MB $249.95
Operating system Windows / Mac / Linux Windows / Mac / Linux Windows / Mac / Linux Windows / Mac
Mobile compatility Official iOS app; unofficial Android app Mobile site Unofficial iOS and Android apps Official iOS app
Citation styles Various Various Various Various
Word processor integration MS Word, Open Office MS Word MS Word, Open Office, Pages, Google Docs MS Word, Open Office, Pages

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