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BIO155: Biodiversity, Ecology and Conservation Laboratory: Style Guides and Citation Managers

Fall 2015, M. Pratt

RefWorks

 

RefWorks is web-based software that helps researchers gather, manage, store, and generate citations and bibliographies.

  • Sign up for a personal account.
  • Get started with RefWorks (including Tutorials)
  • Learn how to use RefWorks to export information from library databases
  • Login to your RefWorks account.

Zotero



Zotero
is another web-based option for managing your citations and for creating bibliographies.

CSE Citation Guide and Other Resources

Get help from Rocco Piccinino

Rocco Piccinino

 

Contact:

413-585-2951
rpiccini@smith.edu
Young Library 106

Help
Libraries Service Desk:
413-585-2960

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
http://www.smith.edu/jacobsoncenter/
writing_papers.pdf

Read "Acknowledging and Documenting Your Sources," pg.49+ in pdf file. Good general information:  Use CSE instead of the style formats that are suggested in this publication.