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Mathematics: Cite and write

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How to cite information

Citation style guides

A citation style guide describes a specific way of citing materials (books, articles, websites, etc.), in your paper. There are many difference style guides to choose from. Check with your instructor to see which guide you need to follow.

Search the Library's catalogue to find authoritative manuals on how to cite properly.

Citation manager supported by Waterloo

RefWorks allows users to create their own personal citation database easily and quickly by importing references from text files or online databases. Users can use these references in writing their papers and automatically formatting bibliographies. 

Other citation managers