Reference management with Citavi

Citavi is a Windows based software for reference management with extensive tools for knowledge organisation. The University of Bayreuth has acquired a campus license for Citavi (now extended until 31/08/2021).

With Citavi you can

  • create bibliographies and insert citations into your own work
  • import search results from library catalogues and specialized databases that have been saved as a text file or in the clipboard
  • use the additional Citavi Picker program to utilise websites and text documents: to transfer literature information, graphics and text sections, URLs and screenshots; to copy the ISBN or highlight text and search in library catalogues and databases
  • update references by adding abstracts, citations, own thoughts, notes, keywords and comments
  • and much more.

Citavi Courses

The University Library offers courses for an easy start with Citavi. For further instructions and tutorials see Citavi's YouTube channel.

E-Mail-Support

Of course you can also contact us via E-Mail:         e-mail to the library support team for Citavi