From CUNY Academic Commons


Outlining and Organization Tools

  • Scrivener

Collaborative Writing

Notes and Sundry Items

  • Evernote


Wikipedia Entry

  • FreeMind
  • CAM Editor
  • Coggle
  • Compendium
  • Docear
  • Mindmup
  • Mindjet
  • Personal Brain

Citation/Reference Management

  • Zotero (Free, OS X/Windows/Linux)
    • Already installed on all GC Computers
  • Mendeley (Free, OS X/Windows/Linux)
    • Can be installed in your U drive on both GC Windows and Mac computers
  • EndNote and EndNote Web ($114, OS X/Windows)
    • EndNote Web plugins don’t install on GC Windows computers
  • BibDesk (Free, OS X): Integrates with LaTeX
  • Papers ($80, OS X/Windows; $10, iPad)
  • Qiqqa ($40/yr, Windows)
    • Can be installed on GC Windows computers (be sure you download the version for computers where you don’t have administrator access)