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Citing Sources: Reference Management Software


This page provides links to popular reference or citation management tools. These tools can be used to organize your references, collaborate on research, and format your citations and bibliographies. 

RefWorks and Zotero are recommended by the Waidner-Spahr Library. Please contact a librarian if you need help with either of these tools. Links to additional tools listed on this page are provided for your information, but are not supported by the library. 

Additional Popular Reference Management Tools


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Zotero is a free, open source Bibliographic Management Tool recommended by Dickinson librarians. Please visit the Zotero Guide for more information about what Zotero is and how to use it.


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RefWorks is a Bibliographic Management Tool to which Dickinson College subscribes. Please visit the RefWorks Guide for more information about what RefWorks is and how to use it.

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