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Mellon Mays Undergradute Research Fellows (SC): Organizing research projects

Learn more: managing your citations and sources

Zotero: The Tri-College Libraries recommend Zotero, a free tool that can format your bibliography, keep your citations organized, and even save your articles in the cloud so you can access them later from the library, home, or a cafe.

  • The Tri-College Guide to Zotero is here
  • Want to get your laptop set up for using Zotero?  Contact Simon Elichko (selichk1).

EndNote Basic: The Tri-Colleges provide free access to EndNote Basic.


Learn more: organizing and naming your files

Pros and cons of different digital tools for note-taking and organizing your reading

These slides are from a workshop given in McCabe a few semesters ago. Click through the slides to learn about different digital tools that might be helpful, and also to review some pros and cons of each.

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Simon Elichko
Swarthmore College Libraries