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The librarians and staff of the Arthur A. Wishart Library are here to help you with your research. We offer a number of in-person and onlines services to assist you.
Below you'll find answers to your most frequently asked questions. Have a question that isn't here? You can chat with us in real-time, or submit your questions and feedback through our Feedback Survey.
The Arthur A. Wishart Library doesn't recommend any specific system, but we can help you get started using some of the common, freely available tools.
Building on the work done by the Citation Management Working Group at Western University Libraries, we've developed quick start guides that can lead you through the process of setting up a citation management system, starting to add references from a database, and using it with MS Word to format your bibliography.
Some questions to ask yourself when deciding on a citation manager:
Check out our overview of three most popular citation management systems and compare your options.