There are a few recommended tools for managing sources, creating reference lists, and using in-text citations. Consult the comparison chart to determine with one best suits your needs.
Reference generators (also called citation generators) are handy tools to quickly create a preformatted reference for one or two sources. Usually you need to copy & paste content into a form. Most generators do not save the information entered into the form.
Illinois State University
Campus Box 8900
201 North School Street
Normal, Il 61790-8900
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