Bibliography and Citation Tools
Listed below are some of the best tools available for bibliography and citation help for students. Most sites cover MLA, APA, Turabian and Chicago formats. Most are free – but some require a subscription.
The fully automatic bibliography maker that auto-fills. It's the easiest way to build a works cited page. And it's free. Search for a book, article, website, or film, or enter the information yourself. Download your bibliography in any of the following formats (MLA, APA, Chicago or Turabian). It's that easy!
EasyBib is an intuitive information literacy platform that provides citation, note taking, and research tools that are easy-to-use and educational. EasyBib is not only accurate, fast, and comprehensive, but helps educators teach and students learn how to become effective and organized researchers. This is a pay site. However there is a free 3 day trial if interested.
Citation Creation is a free to use online citation tool to create and format MLA, APA and Chicago styles easily, with helpful examples.
Oregon Public Education Citation Maker for MLA
This is a fantastic tool for students. It gives them the freedom to cite different kinds of sources including anthologies, story collection, and web pages.
Son of Citation Machine
Citation machine helps students and professional researchers to properly credit the information that they use. Its primary goal is to make it so easy for student researchers to cite their information sources.
… and one really great subscription site…
The Web's most comprehensive platform for the academic research process. It has integrated tools for note-taking, outlining, citation, document archiving/annotation, and collaborative research and writing. Differentiated, intelligent software and expert personal support for upper-elementary through university students.