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Writing 116 (Mele): RefWorks & Citing Sources

Writing in the Natural Sciences

RefWorks

RefWorks is subscription tool that the library pays for. All UC Merced students, faculty and staff can create an account. RefWorks helps you:

  • Export citations from library databases and websites
  • Generate in-text citations
  • Create bibliographies
  • Share references with others
  • Communicate with software like Microsoft Word

Sign-up or login to RefWorks today.

A new version of RefWorks is available.  More information about choosing legacy RefWorks or new RefWorks is available at "RefWorks - New & Improved".

Cite Functionality - Google Scholar

Look for the Cite hyperlink under citations in Google Scholar. This also provides the option of exporting to RefWorks.

Google Scholar export to RefWorks

Citing Sources

CSE - Council of Science Editors

Scientific Style and Format 8th ed. The CSE Manual for Authors, Editors, and Publishers

Council of Science Editors Documentation Style - Writing Center, University of Wisconsin - Madison

CSE Citation Quick Guide - Washington State University Libraries

CSE / Science Examples

APA Examples

Note: hanging indents not included