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Adding a citation reference Mind Maps

Easily log references for your academic work and research by using citations on your branches. Exclusive to Ayoa Ultimate on web-app and desktop.

Use your mind map to log and keep track of your growing bibliography as you research and write papers. Any citations will be included when exporting the mind map as a word document.


1. Open your mind map.


2. Click on the branch, then choose the attachment icon from the toolbar.


You can also right-click on the branch to access the context menu.


3. The attachment options will open with citations at the bottom.

4. You can choose from a selection of options that will enter the citation information automatically for you.

Or you can opt to manually enter in the data yourself in the reference style you require. 


5. If you opt for a preset source, you just need to enter the code of of your source, then click "Cite".

6. All the information will be pre-populated for you. You can make adjustments to the citation including the reference style before clicking "save" to add the citation to your branch.

7. The citation will now be added as an attachment.

8. The citation will also be visible in your comments.