Zotero is a reference manager designed to store, manage, and cite bibliographic references, such as books and articles. It also is a powerful tool for collecting, organizing, and sharing research information and sources.
This free, open source tool works with Macs and PCs (a beta version for Chromebooks has recently been released). Download both desktop and browser extension for it to work with Google Docs and MS Word. References also can be copied and pasted.
Setup instructions and more info at:
For help contact:
Bill Kelm, email@example.com or
John Repplinger, firstname.lastname@example.org
All of the books listed here can be found in the Citation Collection, located adjacent to the reference desk.
For more citation guides, click here.
Chicago Manual of Style (Online examples)
The AAA style guide is based on the much more extensive Chicago Manual of Style. The library has an online subscription as well as the print edition.
ASA Style (PDF) (from Buffalo State)
The American Sociological Association (ASA) Style Manual, third edition, is for guidance in writing, editing, and preparing sociology manuscripts for publication. It is also available in print and is located by the research help desk in the citation manual collection.