Zotero (free/mium, open source) is a bibliographic software application to gather and manage database citations, web resources such as web pages, blog posts, videos and more, as well as article PDFs, and your own research notes. Zotero also helps you format citations and works-cited pages for research papers, dissertations, and scholarly articles for publication
EndNote Web is a bibliographic management tool that offers sophisticated editing capabilities to prepare professional publications, dissertations, and theses. Of course it also manages citations, abstracts, and other elements of resource information.
The dissemination of research and information through the scholarly journal has in recent years become prohibitively expensive. Explore this site to learn more about the costs of Scholarly Communication and new alternatives.