Citavi is a reference management programme for Microsoft Windows, which supports your entire research process - from searching for sources to citing and finishing your paper.
Additional to classical references management tools Citavi offers functions for knowledge organisation and task planning. An online search feature allows you to search databases and catalogues from within the programme.
With the new web version of Citavi, you are able to create and manage projects regardless of the operating system – Mac OS, Windows or Linux. All you need is an internet connection and a Citavi account.
What does Citavi have to offer?
Reference Management and Knowledge Organization:
- Search databases and library catalogs
- Analyse your PDFs, excerpt texts
- Create categories, add quotations
- Write reseach papers, use Citavi's Add-In for Word
- Select citations styles
- Collaborate and work in teams
- Organize your work, project tasks
Find full text search for licensed material
Via the function "Find full text" you can search for sources TUM library has subscribed to. Choose Tools menue and follow the link Options. Choose the tab "RSS / OpenURL" and following URLs:
When using "Find full text" search, after having added the above mentioned link, you will be asked if you wish to "Log in to https://eacces.ub.tum.de/login". To search for licensed full texts, log in with your TUM ID (TUM e-mail adress + password) and click LogIn. You can then close the login window.
Please remember that there is no guarantee you will be able to find all the scientific articles licensed by TUM. In addition, the search would take considerably longer.