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Citing Sources

Citation styles and tools for citing sources/managing citations

KnightCite Fast Facts

Knight Cite is a free citation generator provided by Calvin College's Heckman Library. This is a simple citation tool. With KnightCite, you can:

  • Create citations in MLA, APA, & Chicago
  • Create citations for 28 print & online source types
  • Copy & paste citations
  • Link to the full-text article of a citation if supported by the UC Merced Library
  • Create an account to:
    • save & edit citations for later
    • alphabetize citations in a paper
    • manage multiple "papers" as collections of citations
    • export citations or the entire "paper" directly to Word or RTF document