The following websites provide information for the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition writing style.
How do you pick the best citation management software for you? We put together a comparison chart below to help you identify the different features available and figure out the best option for you.
|Cost:||Free; fee for additional cloud storage||Free; fee for additional cloud storage|
|How to get it:||Create account||Create account|
|How it works:||Desktop or web-based client||Desktop client|
|Data is stored:||On your computer; Cloud (if you sync)||On your computer; Cloud (if you sync)|
|Can I collaborate with others:||Yes||Yes|
|Where to get help:||Mendeley Support||Zotero Support|
Credit: This comparison information was adapted from the University of Victoria Libraries.
Zotero is better integrated into Microsoft Word for the Chicago Manual of Style than Mendeley.
Many library databases have tools for generating, capturing, and storing citations.
The key is to login to them. That may seem obvious, but it's easy to overlook.
MavScholar - Use your StarID/Password
Many others - Create your own account