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PowerNotes is a web app and browser addon to help UP students collect and organize their research.


PowerNotes is a cloud-based research tool that works via browser extension to help you not only save your research (quotes and notes) from across the web (whether website or database or pdf or ebook) but to also organize your info as you go based on main idea. It will help you create citations, too!

Get Started with PowerNotes
Note: PowerNotes is available for LSC-University Park students and employees only. Interested in it for your campus? Let your librarians know!

Key Features

PowerNotes will let you:

  • Highlight and take notes on any website or library database
  • Organize your notes into a project outline as you research
  • Get library database results with your Google search
  • Collaborate on projects to share research -- with tracking on who has added what
  • Download and export your notes and citations to Microsoft Word and Excel