Technical Issues

What to do when Citation tool cannot be opened because it is from an unidentified developer in Mac OS X? Step 1: Go to System Preferences and choose Security & Privacy. Step 2: In Security & Privacy, choose “Anywhere” under “Allow apps downloaded from:”. Click the lock below to make changes if options are greyed…

Citation Tool

Citation Tool inserts citations from your CiteReady account directly into your documents and allows universal compatibility between different word processors – Microsoft Word 2003, 2007, 2010, 2010 & 2016(Windows and Mac). Collaborative citing is made easy with universal compatibility. Universal compatibility means that you can take a document cited in one word processor, import it…

Web Importer

Web Importer is a one-click web importer that sits in your internet browser and imports bibliographic information from webpages into your CiteReady account. Journal Article Importer : Web Importer imports bibliographic data directly from publishers’ webpages (including databases like Scopus, Pubmed, ISI as well as the top 200 STM publishers covering over 50,000 journals). If…

Export Bibliography

Export from CiteReady : There are two ways you can export a list of selected items or a whole folder from your CiteReady account. Export from scholarly databases and publisher’s websites : On any supported publisher’s or database’s website, you can use Web Importer to capture the bibliographic data and then export it as a…

Colleagues

  Inviting colleagues : To invite others to be your colleagues and share collections with them, click on “Invite”. You can manually type in the email addresses or you can import your friends email addresses using the import function. For current CiteReady users, they will receive an invite email. They then have a choice of…

View Cited References

It is possible to view in your item panel, a list of the references you have cited. Click on the “Cited references” button. To locate the in-text citations of a particular item in your document, you can use the “Highlight Citations” button. The first in-text citation containing the selected item will be highlighted. Clicking the…

Customize Style

Manually edit a citation style using the Citation Style editor. The format for both the in-text citation and reference list can be changed. Click on the “Change Citation Style” button. Select a citation style you wish to edit, then click on the “Edit this style”.   You can customize In-Text Citation Style, Bibliographic Citation Style…

Insert Citations

There are 3 ways to insert your in-text citations. Insert with “Insert Citation” button : Place your typing cursor where you wish to insert your citations, select your items in the Citation Tool panel, and click on the insert citation button. Insert with “Enter” key : Place your typing cursor where you wish to insert…

Quick Start

Citation Tool 4.0 is a plugin for Microsoft Word 2007 and 2010 to insert bibliography directly from your CiteReady account into your Word document. To use the plug-in, an CiteReady account and internet access is required.   After installation, the Citation Tool plug-in should appear in the home tab of Microsoft Word. You can dock…