Citation Help

Students need to ask their instructors which citation style to use for assignments.

Consider looking at the Purdue OWL website which summarizes the requirements of the major citation formats.

You can also use our Reference books to learn more about different citation styles. See samples below:

Free Bibliographic Managers

Consider creating a free account with a bibliography management program to format and organize your citations. These programs allow users to import and save citations directly from online sources such as websites, .pdf documents, and journal article databases.

Mendeley and Zotero are some of the freely-available bibliographic management programs that will store your citations for you.