Referencing and statistics software

Reference management software and advice

Reference management software, also known as citation management software, allows you to: 

  • collect references
  • store references in a web account or on your desktop
  • organise references
  • add notes to your references
  • link to full text, web pages and documents
  • cite your references and create bibliographies

Some also have additional features such as:

  • sharing your references
  • pdf highlighting
  • collaboration
  • social networking

See our reference management software comparison.

Statistics software and advice


The Institute has licences for statistical packages SPSSv21 and Stata 12.