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Citation Management Tools: EasyBib



EasyBib is a free browser-based tool for creating citations and entire bibliographies.  Users can input references in order to create automated citations and make a bibliography.  Users also have options to manually supply reference information or search EasyBib for their reference to create an automated citation.

Citation Guides

The following links are to citation guides that could prove handy as a reference:

Quick Guide

Quick Guides are documents created by Information Commons staff that walk the user through specific technologies and programs.  A Quick Guide on using EasyBib will be added to this page in the near future!


EasyBib is free for MLA style; subscription required for other citation styles.

Citation Formats Supported

EasyBib supports the following citation formats:

  • MLA (Modern Language Association)
  • APA (American Psychological Associtation)
  • Chicago Turabian


Citation Sources

EasyBib is capable of creating citations using the following sources:

  • Books
  • Magazines
  • Newspapers
  • Websites
  • Journals
  • Films
  • Interviews
  • Lectures
  • Radio/TV
  • Encyclopedia
  • Photographs
  • 58 different options!