Although citations are often a least favorite part of the research and writing process, they are so very important.
This guide is designed to save you time in the citation process.
See the appropriate Style tab for excellent resources on each particular style(s).
Most Library databases have auto-cite features.
If you need help figuring out how to use them, stop by the Ask desk for assistance.
Citation management tools can save time and frustration.
Zotero is an extremely useful resource that helps with citation (and full-text article) collection and organization and bibliography/works cited creation.
Google Scholar provides quick citations for items you find in its database. Be sure to double-check what it provides, however. They are typically missing one or more pieces of the citation.
Similar to what Google Scholar provides, WorldCat offers a fast citation for each item you locate in it. Always double-check with appropriate citation requirements, however, as pieces of the complete citation are often missing.