Communication Sciences & Disorders: Reference Management Software

Locate databases, guides for particular courses, and general information for undergraduate and graduate programs in CSD.


Zotero is a free and open-source reference management software. Originally a firefox extension  this program facilitates the management of bibliographic data. Special Feature include web browser integration, online syncing, creation of in-text citations, footnotes and bibliographies.

NOTE: Zotero is the "ofiicial" reference magagement system for WWU. In other words, you can get help at the Student Technology Center, STC.


Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network that can help you organize your research, collaborate with others online, and discover the latest research.


ResearchGate is a network dedicated to science and research. Connect, collaborate and discover scientific publications, jobs and conferences. All for free.

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