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Citavi functions

Citavi provides a whole range of functionality to help you manage your literature more efficiently, to organise and structure your final thesis more effectively and to store all your important citations in one place.

  • automatic creation and storage of your reference lists and bibliographies
  • more than 1,800 citation styles used in the German-speaking and other European regions
  • German interface; from Citavi Version 4 onwards you can also switch over to English, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and Polish
  • import function for bibliographical data:
    • directly from online catalogues and databases
    • via ISBN download
    • via Citavi Picker
  • database searching directly from within Citavi

Citavi's special features

  • Advanced knowledge organisation functions (a feature not available in EndNote) which go well beyond the scope of conventional reference management
  • A team version is also available
  • Can be used with Word, Writer (OpenOffice) and LaTeX editors
  • Only runs on Windows PCs (if you work with a Mac, please use EndNote)
  • No version available for Linux-based operating systems