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Reference management

Reference styles

When writing an assignment it is important that you refer to your sources and follow the criteria of a reference standard. UCN Library supports the following standards: 

Reference management tools

As a help to keep track of your literature in your assignments we recommend that you use a reference management tool.

A reference management tool is a database where all the necessary information is kept through manual registration or a direct import (author, year, publisher etc). When you write your paper you can use the management tool to make references in-text according to the standard you choose and it is possible to insert the bibliography at the end. 

There are several tools you can choose from. At UCN Library we have access to:

Beside these Word has a citation functionality.