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SPAN 394: Hispanic Studies Seminar/Discourses of the Spanish Civil War: Cite Sources

Using MLA Citation Style

The Modern Language Association provides guidelines for formatting papers and citing sources.

Want to set up a database of all your sources, no matter what course?  Plus change citation styles quickly and easily!

Citation Tools

There are a number of different programs that will help you collect, manage and format the citation information for your research resources. The following are free ones the library is currently supporting:

Endnote Online / Endnote Web

Free online version of classic citation manager software to help manage your bibliographic needs, inlcuding organizing sources and citations by project,  sharing citations for group work, and for "citing while you write", i.e. inserting citations into papers while writing.

You'll need to sign up for EndnoteWeb and install the Cite-While-You-Write tool.

Please contact the Library at email with questions or for help. 


Zotero is a free citation management program with an online storage component. It can be downloaded from

You'll want to sign up for a account to save your references, and install the helper apps for your browser and Word.

Notes for Drew users:

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