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Spezifikation der einzelnen Programme im Vergleich (Stand Herbst 2009)

 

EndNote, EndNote Web, RefWorks, Citavi, Litlink

 

Feature EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Lit-link
Web address http://www.endnote.com https://www.myendnoteweb.com http://www.refworks.com http://www.citavi.com/ http://www.lit-link.ch
Version EndNote X3 V2.7 Mai 09 V2.5  3.5
Work offline (anytime/anywhere) Yes No No Yes Yes
Data storage local external server of ISI external server of Refworks local local / ab 2010 auch Web
Operating system Mac OS X & Windows Windows, Mac, UNIX, Web Windows, Mac, UNIX, Web Windows Windows, Mac
Installation required Yes No, Web-based No, Web-based Yes Yes
Ease of use Moderately easy Easy Easy Easy Easy
User support & training Link Link Link Link Link
Version compatibility libraries must be converted with upgrades no conversation needed no conversation needed no conversation needed upgrade tool
Program Updates purchase/install free/automatic free/automatic free/automatic upgrades: free/semiautomatic
OpenURL linking Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Network capability No Yes Yes No Yes
Mobile Application Yes No Yes No No
Collaboration features No Yes, Read only Yes, Read only with possibility to add comments No Yes
Multi-user access Yes, read only Yes Yes Yes, read only Yes
Course management integration No No Yes, Blackboard No No
Web publishing No No Yes No Yes / incl. OLAT (v.4)
Database Structure/Capacity EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Maximum number of references Unlimited 10'000 Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Maximum number of fields 52 49 63 110 Unlimited
Maximum record size 50 KB (10 pages of text) 64'000 bytes in each field 1 GB in note, abstract, & definable field no restriction (> 1 GB per record) 64'000 bytes in each field
Maximum number of reference types 49 49 31 35  
Data Entry, Import & Editing, Export EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Global Editing Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Search & replace Yes No No No Yes
Auto completion of data In author, keyword, journal title fields No No In all person fields, keyword, publisher, place of publication, journal title and more Yes
Spell check Yes No No No No
Duplicate detection Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Links to PDFs Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Import filters for online databases 540+ 540+ 870+ 3400+ Yes
Edit or create filters Yes No No, can be requested No, can be requested Yes
Direct export from databases Yes Yes, only for Web of Science Yes, only for databeses with RefWorks plug-in Yes Yes
Unicode compliant (languages/special characters) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Stores & cites images/objects Yes No No Yes Yes
Online database searching (# varies) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Z39.50 compatibility Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Export Datas Yes, Yes Yes Yes Yes
Searching EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Sorting Yes, by selected fields. Search results automatically ranked by relevance Yes, by author, year, folder or title Yes Yes Yes
Boolean searching Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Field searching By selected fields No Yes Yes Yes
Truncation Yes Yes Quick search retrieves embedded terms Yes Yes
Image search Yes No No No Yes
Save search strategies Yes No No No No
Advanced search capability No No No for local data, yes for PubMed No No
Creating Documents & Bibliographies EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Word processsor compatibility Yes, with Cite While You Write plug-in Yes, with Write N' Cite plug-in Yes, with Write N' Cite plug-in Yes Version 4, Fall 2008
Number of bibliographic styles 2,300+ 200+ 800+ ca. 400 basic set ca. 20, growing on- and offline-library
Create/edit styles Yes No Yes, create Yes Yes
Create list of favorite styles Yes No No Yes Yes
Footnotes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Format bibliographies Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Create subject bibliographies Yes No No No Yes
Create table & figure lists Yes No No No No
Use MS Word templates Yes Yes No No No
Import/capture Web pages No Yes, with Firefox browser Yes Yes Yes
RSS feeds No No Yes No No
Knowledge Management EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Collect quotes and ideas No No No Yes Yes
Categorize quotes, ideas and references No No No Yes Yes
Extended features EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Task Planning No No No Yes limited
Operating on USB-Stick No No No Yes Yes
Completing bibliographic data by ISBN No No No Yes Yes
Administration/Cost/Training EndNote EndNote Web RefWorks Citavi Litlink
Cost Members of the University of Zurich CHF 115.--  Site Licence at University of Zurich no Site Licence
  • Site License at UZH till end of 2010
  • Citavi Free (limitated saving possibilities)
  • How to get Citavi at UZHLink
 free, download see Link
Training see: Kursprogramm see: Kursprogramm - see: Kursprogramm see: Kursprogramm