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Regulatory Affairs of Food and Food Industries: Cite Your Sources

This guide introduces you to key resources supporting your research on food law, policy, food science, international issues, business and marketing.

Citation Management Software

Is there software to help organize my references?

Yes! EndNote and RefWorks are licensed for use by current NU faculty, staff, and students. Zotero is an open source product. Any of these programs can help you collect and manage your references, and auto-format citations and bibliographies in your papers.

For more details on each program, see the introductory pages for
RefWorks, EndNote, Zotero

More about citations

Cite with Microsoft Word

When you install the EndNote software to your computer, it comes with a plugin for Word, called Cite While You Write. This plugin will allow you to add references directly to your papers as you're writing them.

For PC Users:

For Mac users:

Using RefWorks with Microsoft Word or Google Docs

Citation Styles

If you're not sure which citation format to use, please check with your instructor. 

AMA Manual of Style
For reference examples: click on "Contents" and go to "Section 1 part 3.

APA Update 2010