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SW 402: Information Literacy for Social Work : Citing Sources

Introduce and reinforce the skills you'll need to be an information-savvy Social Worker and/or successfully complete the ILOP.

Using Information Ethically

This page introduces resources to make writing bibliographies and citing sources easier and more accurate.

  • The Cite Button
  • Other Citation Tools

The Cite Button

The majority of the Library's e-resources can generate a single citation for you.

Places to look for the Cite Button or other Citation Tools in E-Resources:

  • The right-hand menu on the article abstract page.
  • At the top of the results list.
  • Immediately under each citation in the results list.
  • At the very bottom of an article or article abstract page.

Other Online Citation Tools

This is a selection of other citation generators & tools that can help you create citations and manage bibliographies.  Remember, though, that no online citation generator is 100% accurate.  Please be sure to check your citations to make sure that they're correct! 

APA Quick Guides!

And Remember...

The Simmons University Writing Center provides one-on-one tutoring, workshops and presentations designed to strengthen students' academic reading, writing, critical thinking, and research skills. Services include writing and citation help as well as online documentation style guides for most of the commonly used citation styles.