Contemporary American Poetry- Eng 5000 - Sewell

Organizing Your Sources

Below you will find a variety of resources for organization and citation.


Zotero is a free, open source citation tool developed by the Roy Rosenzweig Center for New Media at George Mason University. It’s been funded by the Mellon and Sloan foundations, as well as the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

HERE you can find detailed information about what Zotero is and what it can do for you.

Start using Zotero HERE

Word processor plug-ins for Zotero HERE 

YouTube video about adding in text citations HERE

MLA Style Guide

MLA Handbook 8th Edition Brief Guide

MLA Handbook 8th Edition. 
Available at Falvey's main service desk

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material, and they provide these as a free service of the Writing Lab at Purdue. Students, members of the community, and users worldwide will find information to assist with many writing projects. Teachers and trainers may use this material for in-class and out-of-class instruction.

Guide to Annotated Bibliographies by the Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) A guide on how and why to create annotated bibliographies, with examples of annotated citations in MLA, APA, and Chicago style.