Apps & Tools

Apps & Tools


  • EzProxy Bookmarklet Install and use the EzProxyBookmarklet. This bookmarklet will proxy licensed library resources for you.
  • Google Scholar & Findit@MU The MU Libraries are part of Google Scholar’s Library Links program. This means MU students, faculty and staff can use Findit@MU to connect to library-licensed resources in Google Scholar from off campus.
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  • Browser Extensions Install the unpaywall or the Open Access Button to find freely available articles..
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Manage and Cite

  • Zotero Download and use this free tool for creating citations and inserting them into your paper.
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  • PowerNotes Organize and keep track of your research. You can also add a browser extension for the tool.
  • Visit the PowerNotes Guide page to learn more
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Stay Updated

  • Database Alerts Database alerts let you run a search and be notified when new content is added to the database that fits your search.