Keep track of your sources as you research.
Don't forget that many databases have citation tools built in!
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ZoteroBib is is a free service that helps you build a bibliography instantly from any computer or device, without creating an account or installing any software.
To add an item to your bibliography, find it online and paste the URL into the ZoteroBib search box. You can also paste or type in an ISBN, DOI, or you can search by title.
Hey Chrome browser fans! To quickly and easily cite a website, add the Cite This For Me Web Citer Chrome Extension to your browser. To do this, just click on the Chrome logo above. Once the extension is added, you will see this small blue book icon in the upper right corner of the browser.
To cite a website, simply browse to the webpage you wish to cite, then click the Cite This For Me icon to generate a correctly formatted citation. You can then copy-and-paste the citation into your assignment directly, or elect to add it to your online bibliography.
For books, journals and other sources, use the main Cite This For Me tool.