Skip to Main Content
Our Guides

Writing Resources

APA Citation Resources

Online Guides

APA Style Manual

Online Books on APA Style

Citation Management Programs

Citation managers can help you:
  • organize references, PDFs, and images
  • take notes / tag references
  • highlight and annotate saved PDFs
  • format bibliographies and in-text citations in hundreds of citations styles, including APA
  • share references and collaborate on projects with colleagues
  • use your citations while you write within your word processing program (i.e. Word, Google Docs, etc )
Popular citation management programs include:

Zotero (free open source, including free unlimited storage through the Chicago School library!)

RefWorks (free through the Library) 

EndNote (Desktop version requires a fee, tThe basic Web Version is free)

EndNote comes in different versions: EndNote (license desktop), EndNote Basic and EndNote Online. Click here to learn more.

Mendeley (free from Elsevier)