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Citation Styles

Citation Management Tools

Zotero is free open source software, available for download on your computer or used online via the web. You can download on multiple devices and Zotero automatically synchronizes your data.

Mendeley is a free citation manager tool offered by Elsevier, providers of the Science Direct platform. You can download Mendeley on multiple devices and sync your citations across the devices using your online Mendeley account.

EndNote 20 (produced by Clarivate) is a citation management tool that moves you through the research process as you search, organize, write, publish and share your work. Whether you're writing a paper or manuscript, leading a research project, maintaining a CV, teaching a course or applying for a grant, EndNote can help.


For more information on the tools and how to use them, check out our Guide to Citation Management Software

Academic Integrity

McMaster's Office of Academic Integrity strives to assist instructors and students with issues of academic integrity. The main purpose of a university is to encourage and facilitate the pursuit of knowledge and scholarship. This website provides information for students and instructors alike to assist with this purpose and to help avoid problems with dishonesty.
Office of Academic Integrity

Academic Integrity Policy - July 2020

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