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A guide to prepare graduate research assistants work with faculty.


  • EndNote - is a program that can help you manage citations for your research projects. It can automate much of the work of organizing and formatting citations and bibliographies in your writing. EndNote can connect to online sources such as GIL and article databases, output results in over 1,000 different bibliographic styles.
  • Zotero - is an application that collects, manages, and cites research sources. It's easy to use, connects with your web browser to download sources, and best of all it's free.
  • Citing While Writing Using APA - comprehensive guide on using APA to cite sources.
  • Citation Styles Commonly used styles include APAMLAChicago, and Turabian. Each of these has an official style guide. Examples of each are given.