Online Reference Tools

There are now many bibliographic software options for automatically generating ​APA​American Psychological Association citation.  You will still have to be careful when using these programs, but they help save time when you have a tight deadline for an assignment.  Spending a little bit of time now to learn how to use the software can be very helpful later on when you’re completing a project.

  • Zotero: Zotero is ideal for having a longterm digital library. It allows you to cite by ​APA​American Psychological Association style, download citations automatically, attach full text to an entry, and many other features.
  • RefMe: This is useful for quickly finding resources online. The mobile phone app includes a bar code scanner for uploading reference info instantaneously.
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American Psychological Association