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Reference Management Tools

The following resources are available to assist with storing references, finding examples of citations and creating bibliographies

Cite them Right

An essential referencing guide, with examples of how to cite various sources in a variety of referencing styles such as Harvard, APA, OSCOLA and many more, also featuring The Basics of Referencing to help avoid plagiarism.

RefWorks (New) 

New RefWorks allows you to collect references straight from the Internet, upload PDF's creating instant references with options to annotate and share easily. We recommend this system for undergraduate students.

RefWorks (Old)

Web-based reference management tool which can assist with collecting and storing references with additional functionality to create citations and build bibliographies.

EndNote X9

This desk top based software is generally used by researchers or post graduate students based on campus for managing their references. Only accessible via the University network this can be downloaded from the Software Center. Go to the Start menu> Software Center, search for EndNote X9, click Install.

Endnote online

A free web based referencing tool from Clarivates. You will need to select 'Register' to create your own login using your UCLan email address as a username and any password. This can also be 'Synced' to Endnote X9 desktop, on campus.

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