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Zotero is a free research tool that allows you to easily organize references, create in-text citations and bibliographies, and much, much more! 

Learn more at or visit the Smith Libraries guide for Zotero.


Zotero Drop-in Help 

Campus Center

First Floor

Wednesdays 1-4pm


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New RefWorks:

The New RefWorks (Version 3) offers a well-designed interface and many new features. 

Visit the Citation Tools page of this LibGuide for more information on RefWorks 3.


Summer 2018 Zotero Workshops


Campus Center Room 102

Monday June 25​, 2-3pm

Thursday June 28, 2-3pm

Tuesday July 10, 11am-Noon

Wednesday August 1​, 2-3pm

Open to all students, faculty, & staff.

Bring your own machine.

If you don't have one, email and we will bring one for you!



Citation Styles

For specific style guides, choose one of the tabs at the top of this guide:

Humanities - (MLA, Chicago, Turabian, SBL, Notes)
Social Sciences - (APA, Chicago, Turabian, AAA, legal & government documents)
Sciences - (APA, ACS, AIP, AMA, CSE, GSA)
Images - works of art, photos, etc.
Audio & Video - music, film, etc.

Citing Sources (Duke University)
Includes instructions and examples for five major styles (MLA, Turabian, APA, Chicago, and CSE). 

Citing Primary Sources - University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Libraries 

Citing Digitized Primary Sources - Teaching with Primary Resources Partners / Barat Education Resources


When to Cite

The Jacobson Center for Writing, Teaching and Learning offers individual help with writing and also this useful guide:

   Writing Papers: A Handbook for Students at Smith College
   Read "When to Cite" starting on page 47 (pg.54 of 71 in pdf file).

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