Research writing using Citavi -- Part 1

Reference Management in Citavi
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (52 ratings)
4,386 students
Research writing using Citavi -- Part 1
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (52 ratings)
4,386 students
Save bibliographic information manually
Save bibliographic information of a single pdf file
Save bibliographic information of multiple pdf files
Save bibliographic information using ISBN
Search online databases from within Citavi
Deploy Citavi's PICKER to save bibliographic information
Edit bibliographic information
Deploy Citavi to generate list of references

Requirements

  • Basic knowledge in academic writing
Description
  • Search databases and library catalogs directly from within Citavi.  Save results to your project with a click.

  • Surf and Save:  When you find a book, article, or webpage online, use the Picker to quickly add its information to Citavi.

  • Save copies of webpages as PDFs.

  • Find and save all available PDF full text articles in Citavi.  Everything in one place and always at hand.

  • Finally, Citavi will generate list of all references.



Who this course is for:
  • Undergraduates, graduates and post graduate students
Course content
5 sections • 33 lectures • 1h 47m total length
  • Welcome
    01:09
  • The Team
    01:55
  • Citavi in a nutshell -- Part 1
    05:26
  • Download and Install Citavi
    04:01
  • Instructions
    01:26
  • System Requirements
    01:18
  • Creating accounts and login
    01:37
  • Creating Projects
    05:13
  • Saving bibliographic information manually
    02:23
  • Saving bibliographic information of a single pdf file
    03:58
  • Saving bibliographic information of multiple pdf files
    03:51
  • Saving bibliographic information using ISBN's
    03:55
  • Searching catalog and databases
    02:38
  • Finding full text
    03:32
  • Introducing and Installing PICKERS
    01:46
  • Searching sources in the library catalog
    01:38
  • Searching for sources in Amazon
    01:54
  • Saving sources from webpages
    02:08
  • Searching and saving sources from Google Scholar
    04:50
  • Searching and saving from EBSCO database with DOI
    05:55
  • EBSCO database without DOI using method #1
    05:37
  • EBSCO database without DOI using method #2
    04:33
  • ProQuest database with DOI
    05:49
  • ProQuest database without DOI using method #1
    04:33
  • ProQuest database without DOI using method #2
    04:16
  • APA citation, SBL handbook, generating bibliography
    03:11
  • Editing Reference Type
    03:32
  • Correcting author's name in all caps
    04:15
  • No first name, no date of publication, no place of publication
    01:56
  • Eliminating Duplicates
    01:56
  • Renaming Files
    01:39
  • Why edit bibliographic information
    02:06
  • Generating project bibliography
    03:11

Instructors
Citavi for research writing
AIIAS Library Reference Service
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 77 Reviews
  • 4,843 Students
  • 2 Courses

AIIAS Leslie Hardinge Library Reference Service serves as the bridge between the patron and the information sources. It provides training and assistance in finding the right information sources in a quick and efficient way. The reference services being offered by Leslie Hardinge Library include the following: library orientation, library instruction, library seminars and workshops, research assistance interlibrary loan, referral, current awareness, face to face assistance, and virtual help.

Technology Co-ordinator, AIIAS Leslie Hardinge Library
Vanlalhruaii Swansi
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 77 Reviews
  • 4,843 Students
  • 2 Courses

Mahruaii Swansi have taught various courses in IT and computer science in India, Ghana and the Philippines. Although she was born in north east India, she lived most of her life in Pune, Maharashtra, India and also taught IT and computer science at a university in Ghana, West Africa for a number of years. She, along with her husband and two teen age children are currently stationed in the Philippines.

She has a couple of publications in computer science, both at the national and international levels.