Switching from Endnote to Zotero
Discussing reference managers and moving in general to Zotero from Endnote, and the differences that make it worthwhile
In my undergraduate years, I made good use of a very popular citation manager, Endnote. The purpose of such programs is to manage citations and literature (in my case, mostly journal articles), and provide references which are automatically formatted to be used in a bibliography.
Why use it? Well, mainly because it saved substantial amounts of time. Additionally, because I was enrolled in a university with an institutional license, the use of the program was essentially at no additional cost to myself. Another point to make was that early on, there just were not many choices out there, and Endnote was just the most polished of the ones available.
There were two main issues I encountered, especially towards the end of my studies:[Read More]