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Global Communication: Citation Management Tools

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RefWorks

RefWorks is a Web-based citation manager that allows you to import references from text files, web sites or online databases. You can use RefWorks to format a paper and a bibliography in seconds. (First time users should sign up for an individual account and select a username and password).


Checkout the RefWorks LibGuide for more information

Here is a brief guide to walk you through the process to set up your account and other features of RefWorks.

Citation Styles

Chicago Manual of Style Online

Fully searchable version of the standard Chicago Manual of Style, including a Quick Guide for sample citations. Chicago Style Q&A as well as examples of style sheets, letters, and forms are also available on the site.The 15th print edition (2003) is available at the Doheny Reference Desk, Leavey Information Commons Desk, and Architecture and Fine Arts Reference. Other editions can be found through Homer.

Chicago Manual of Style  description of services to Quick Links and Chicago Q & A

Mendeley

Mendeley is free online reference citation management tool that allows you to manage, organize, write, cite and collaborate with folks locally and internationally. As a web-based tool, you can sync desktop and web searching.

For more information check out the Mendeley LibGuide

Zotero

Is  a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share research.view: http://libguides.usc.edu/zotero