The Citavi Assistant

The Citavi Assistant is an Add-In for Word for Windows and Word for Mac that helps you write papers, reports, theses, and other publications.

With the Citavi Assistant you can insert references, quotations, and thoughts from your cloud project in a Word document. The Citavi Assistant will automatically format the citations for you and generate a bibliography in the citation style of your choice.

The Citavi Assistant can help prevent unintentional plagiarism.  

The most important features at a glance

The most important steps at a glance

  1. Install the Citavi Assistant
  2. Open the Word document that you want to insert references and knowledge items into.
  3. On the Home ribbon, click Citavi Assistant.
  4. Log in to the Citavi Assistant with your Citavi Account information.
  5. Select the cloud project you want to use.
  6. Select the citation style you want to use.
  7. Select a reference or quotation.
  8. Double click Insert insert_reference or select Insert advanced wrench_black. The Citavi Assistant will insert the citation and create the first entry for your bibliography.