Online Citation Resources

Purdue OWL

The Purdue Online Writing Lab is a great place to find information about citation & research. This one stop shop also has information on everything from writing a thesis statement to cures for writers block.


This website can be used to automatically generate citations and is free if you are using MLA. EasyBib also provides note taking and research tools. When using tools like EasyBib always double-check that citations are correct! Online citation generators do make mistakes.


This is a more advanced and powerful citation tool. With Zotero you can collect, organize, cite and share your research sources. One of the best features it that it stores your sources and automatically creates your citations for you.

UNC - Libguide for Citation

This guide was created by the librarians at the UNC library. It includes information and examples for MLA, APA, and Chicago citation styles.

Tutorials & Sample Papers

Copy of How to use EasyBib