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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Citations: Citation Management

Learn what a citation is, how to read a citation and how to create APA, ASA, MLA, and Chicago style citations.


RefWorks organizes citations for papers and projects. Minnesota Sate Mankato students, faculty, and staff can use RefWorks to:

  • Create bibliographies and in text citations for assignments and research projects. Available writing styles include APA, MLA, Chicago, and many more. 
  • Organize citations to create a personalized literature database.
  • Export citations for library databases and freely available websites.
  • Save and annotate PDFs.

You can learn more about RefWorks and about moving your data from the old version of RefWorks to the new version by visiting our RefWorks Citation Management guide. 

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