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GEOG 1972 Environment-Society Geography: Writing & Citation

Writing and Citing

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Citation Style

For this class, you will be using American Psychological Association (APA) citation style.

‚ÄčThe handbooks/publication manual for this style is also available in the Library Catalog.

Managing Your Citations

What is a citation management tool?

Citation management tools allow users to retrieve information, such as books, articles and Web sites from the Internet, including library databases. These tools let users organize their citations in folders, or collections, and they work with word processing software to insert properly formatted in-text citations and bibliographies.

zotero.og

Zotero is a free, open source web-based citation management tool that allows you to collaborate with others and works well with a variety of file formats (e.g. PDFs, HTML files, JPGs). Self-guided instructions in the form of tutorials, FAQ, and help are available here.

mendeley.com

Mendeley is a free citation management tool that works very well with PDFs and allows you to collaborate with others. Self-guided instructions in the form of tutorials, FAQ, and help are available here.

 

Zotero Reference Management Tool