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LIS 451: Academic Libraries: Writing Help

Where to Find Citation Help

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.


Zotero is an extension of the Firefox browser that allows users to import, organize, and store citation information. This tutorial gives users an overview of the tool, including creating an account, how to import items from various sources, and how to organize the items. Users will also learn how to create bibliographies.

Click here to view the tutorial.