Skip to Main Content
Ask A Librarian

Citation Managers and Styles

Citation guides at the WVU Libraries for various styles, arranged by discipline and including citation managers

The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers global support through online reference materials and services for creating citations, cover letters, major-specific writing help, and general writing advice.

Citation Styles Guides and Managers

by Dawihi is licensed under CC PDM 1.0

Writing a useful thesis includes

Index card"Index Card"by Reeding Lessons is licensed under CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

  1. Identifying a precise topic
  2. Collecting documents on this topic
  3. Ordering these documents
  4. Reexamining the topic in light of the documents collected
  5. Organizing all of this work into an organic form
  6. Ensuring your readers understand you
  7. Providing the necessary documentation so that readers may reexamine the topic through your sources

​~ Paraphrased from Eco, Umberto. How to Write a Thesis, MIT Press, 2015. ProQuest Ebook Central,