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How to Use APA, MLA, and Chicago Style Citations

Links to three major citation style guides and an introduction to Zotero citation management software.

APA, MLA, and Chicago Style Citation Guides

Have you Tried Citation Management Software?

**Zotero is only one of many citation management software options available.**

Zotero is a free, open-source research tool that helps you collect, organize, and analyze research and share it in a variety of ways. Zotero includes the ability to store author, title, and publication fields and to export that information into a bibliography as formatted references as well as the ability to organize, tag, and search in advanced ways. Zotero interacts seamlessly with online resources: when it senses you are viewing a book, article, or other object on the web, it can automatically extract and save complete bibliographic references. Zotero effortlessly transmits information to and from other web services and applications, and it runs both as a web service and offline on your personal devices.