Make Referencing easy by learning how to use RefWorks which is available at GV Health. We also list links to additional free referencing tools.
RefWorks is a reference management service that collects and organizes references in one central workspace allowing users to share and collaborate with others and write papers with authoritative citations.
RefWorks Brochure (PDF)
Editing and Writing your Paper
Follow the below instructions to create a RefWorks account - please note this must be done at work.
Reference Management Software
EndNote Basic is free and can collect, manage, store and share references, and make them available online. EndNote basic does not contain some of the features of the Desktop version; for example, you cannot edit reference types, or edit or download other styles, filters and connection files.
Zotero is a reference management application designed to collect, store, share, manage and cite references. Zotero is free and open source - there is the cloud based version of Zotero also that can sync to your Zotero Library to allow sharing of references between accounts.
Online Citation Generators
Offers automatic bibliography generation in APA, MLA, Chicago/Turabian and many other styles. If you register (for free) you can save bibliographies and share them with others. You can manually enter the reference information, or search for it via the Web.
No copy-pasting of individual citations are needed because the bibliography is generated automatically and it can be formatted in MLA. Paid up subscription is required for APA,Turabian/Chicago style. Citations can be generated for fifty eight types of references.
Cite this for me
To create a reference list using Cite This For Me users need to fill in the required information in each box, sort them alphabetically, and download the formatted reference page. Cite This For Me provides formatting not only printed materials and websites, but also for things like podcasts, online videos, and even email correspondence. Free plans save your work for only 7 days. Paid plans are available on monthly or annual subscriptions.
Cite Tools within Databases
Each record contains a CITE tool that provides the perfectly formatted reference for the article – you can copy and paste it into your bibliography.
The National Library of Australia provides access to correct citations in their TROVE database – look for the Cite This link in the record of the item - http://trove.nla.gov.au/