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Writing Guides

Resources to help with researching and writing research papers.

Library Catalog Citation Tool

The library catalog has a built-in citation builder that will create a citation for a resource according to a variety of citation formats. Researchers can copy and paste these citations into their documents. Always double-check auto-generated citations for accuracy. Follow the two easy steps below:

1. Click on the "Cite" button on the right-hand side of any catalog record.


2. Choose a citation format, and then copy the citation.

ATLA Religion Database Citation Tool

1. Click on Cite on the right-hand menu.

2. Choose a citation style and copy the formatted citation.

Zotero - Citation Manager

Zotero is a free citation manager and can help researchers keep track of resources referenced in a project. Zotero offers browser extension functionality as well as a desktop software application.

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