Research/Writing/Citing Sources

This guide will help you learn how to conduct research, how to write well, and how to avoid plagiarism by citing your sources.

Free Online Citation Tools

There are several different citation management programs available and they can be examined in-depth on Wikipedia to see if any of them better meet your document organization and citation needs. The website is comprised of a great deal of  information, including if the software is free or are there associated costs, what computer operating systems work with which software, citation styles supported and many other specifics that researchers may want to consider.

The list on Wikipedia is very thorough, so if you want to make a choice quickly, consider using Endnote, Mendeley or one of the free citation managers that the Library have examined below: