By Sonny Software, LLC
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***** CNET "Editor's Pick" for Reference Software and rated "Outstanding" by CNET editors.
Reference management entails the collection, annotation, and citation of published information. Bookends greatly simplifies these tasks.
Bookends performs Internet searches to retrieve references and associated pdfs from PubMed, Amazon, Google Scholar, JSTOR, Web of Science, and hundreds of university libraries (some sites may require access privileges and ip authentication). Immediately find and import references for which you already have the pdf.
Versatile groups (static, smart, and virtual), Term Lists (keywords, authors, etc.), reference cross-linking (links), multiple notecards per reference, tag clouds with hierarchical relationships, and instantaneous live searches help organize and find information in your personal collection. Highly configurable displays let you view the reference information and PDFs the way you want.
Scan your word processor documents to create publication-ready manuscripts complete with bibliographies and footnotes. Bookends is compatible with Word (2011 and 2016), Mellel, Apple Pages '08, ‘09, 5 and 6, Nisus Writer Pro, Manuscripts, LibreOffice/OpenOffice, and any application that can save RTF files.
Sync your library on multiple Mac and with Bookends On Tap (available separately for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch on the App Store).
Whether you are a student or professional, in the sciences or humanities, Bookends will help you every step of the way as you search for information, collect and analyze results, and put together your own work for submission or publication.
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What's New in Version 12.8.4
Fixed a bug in subject bibliographies when a smart search contains a boolean OR.
Fixed a bug in searching PDFs where the number of hits didn't change when a new PDF was opened.
Fixed a bug that prevented disambiguation of citations when using the MLA format.
Fixed a bug in smart folders that prevented searching more than one item in the smart folder.
Fixed a rare issue that caused text in the clipboard to be ignored when importing.
Fixed a bug in the online search web toggle button that prevented EZProxy from being used.
Fixed a bug that could cause ? characters to appear before and after unicode characters in scanned RTF files opened in TextEdit.
Fixed a bug in the online search Bookends Browser window where pressing Command-F would show the reference list.
Fixed a bug where Bookends would offer to remove a reference when a folder was selected in the group pane and the Delete key was pressed.