Description and Information
|What is EasyBib?
EasyBib is a citation formatting and bibliography management tool provided free of charge to DWU students, faculty, and staff by McGovern Library.
|What citation styles are included in EasyBib?
Currently EasyBib includes numerous citation styles, including MLA, APA, Chicago/Turabian, American Medical Association, American Chemical Society, Council of Science Editors, and American Sociological Association.
|Do I need to register for EasyBib?
You only need to register if you want to keep and manage your list of citations from session to session. When registering for an account you need to select the link "Sign up for EasyBib Edu." You will be asked for an EDU Coupon Code. Please contact Kevin Kenkel to request this coupon code.
|Do I still need a style manual?
EasyBib is a useful tool, but as with any citation formatting software program, it is not guaranteed to be 100% accurate. To ensure the accuracy of your citations, consult the official style manual for the style you are using (APA, MLA, Chicago, etc.).
How do I use EasyBib?
EasyBib includes a citation tool (both in-text and reference/works cited) as well as a notebook tool to assist students in organizing notes, quotes, and sources. Citations can be uploaded from EBSCOhost (tutorial), ProQuest (tutorial), JSTOR (tutorial) and Gale (tutorial). See the Video tutorial for more information.
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