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Conference delegates bemoan funding system that breeds 'networks of mediocrity'. Paul Jump reports
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RefWorks is a web-based commercial reference management software package. It is produced by RefWorks-COS, a business unit of ProQuest LLC . RefWorks was founded in 2001 and was marketed by Cambridge Scientific Abstracts from 2002 until being acquired by ProQuest in 2008. [ 1 ]
EndNote is a commercial reference management software package, used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. It is produced by Thomson Reuters . [ edit ] Features EndNote groups citations into "libraries" with the file extension *.enl and a corresponding *.data folder. There are several ways to add a reference to a library: manually, exporting, importing, connecting from EndNote.
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