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.
Organize and save your sources, return to them quickly, create bibliographies and works cited, organize group projects, and do in text citations.
ZoteroBib helps you build a bibliography instantly from any computer or device, without creating an account or installing any software.
Word processor plug-ins for Zotero
YouTube video about adding in text citations
MLA Style Guide
MLA Handbook 8th Edition.
Available at the Falvey's front reference 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.
Chicago Manual of Style Online
The 17th edition of the standard style manual used by writers and editors of scholarly books and journals.
For a quick introduction watch the online tutorial A Brief Introduction to the Chicago Manual of Style.
Use the Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide for easy reference.