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Recordings are available for Endnote, RefWorks, Zotero, Mendeley, and Introduction to Citation Management. See how citation management software can help your create your bibliography and keep track of your references in this 60 second video.
Is there software to help organize my references?
Yes! EndNote, RefWorks, Zotero and Mendeley are available for use by current NU faculty, staff, and students. These programs can help you collect and manage your references, and auto-format citations and bibliographies in your papers.
More about citations
Check our pages on avoiding plagiarism and citations and bibliographies.
If you're not sure which citation format to use, please check with your instructor. Most but not all physical therapy research papers use the AMA (American Medical Association) Manual of Style for citing sources.
AMA Manual of Style For reference examples: click on "Contents" and go to "Section 1" part 3.
APA (Purdue OWL)
The Digital Repository Service is a secure repository system, designed to store and share scholarly, administrative, and archival materials from the Northeastern University community.
To search for dissertations beyond NU, use ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, Global.
For help with writing projects, consider a visit to Northeastern's Writing Center. Same-day walk in service is available in 136 Snell Library; assistance by appointment is offered in the 412 Holmes center. Online consulting is also available (all appointments in EST).
These links used by kind permission of the Purdue Online Writing Lab.