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Writing Support: Citations

For students at MWU

Citation Guides

Library citation guides provide information on formatting your paper, creating in-text citations, setting up your reference list, and citing journal articles. 

Citation Style

Q: Wait, which style and edition should I use?

A: Ask your faculty or refer to your assignment instructions. Common citation styles on campus include:


AMA Style


APA Style

Journal of Dental Education

Citation Managers

Citation Managers help you organize references, attach article PDFs, and share with collaborators. They streamline the process of citing references and creating a bibliography in your preferred style.


EndNote Online is available to all MWU students, faculty, and staff. 

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Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network.

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