Citation managers are software tools that allow you to:
Need help choosing a citation manager? Check out comparison charts on Wikipedia or from the University of North Carolina Health Sciences Library.
Brown University Library support and provide training for the following programs:
Citation styles are established rules and conventions for documenting sources in a research paper, or other work. There are thousands of different citation styles. General resources for citation styles are listed below. Resources for three commonly used styles: the American Psychological Association (APA), Chicago, and Modern Language Association (MLA), are listed in the boxes below.