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Open Alcohol Studies Resources: Writing & Citing

Writing Style Guides

A number of online resources are available to help answer writing and style-related questions.

Citation Management Software

Writing and citing get a lot easier when you use a Citation Management System!  If you or your colleagues don't use a bibliography or citation manager,  you may want to consider:

Citation Style Guides

These links will help you format your work in APA, MLA or other styles.  

Research 101

If it's been a while since you have had to do a research paper, you may find the's Student Resources a comfort. Written with high school students in mind, it offers a 'no-assumptions" guide to begining your work.  

How to Import Citations

Use these step by step guides (and printable handouts) on how to import citations into your RefWorks or other CMS account. 

Need Help?

CAS Librarians are happy to help with research questions in person, by phone, email or appointment.  On evenings or weekends, you can also contact the Rutgers Reference desk for assistance.  See the below links for more information.