Citation Management Support
The IUB Libraries support the following citation managers. Click the links beneath each platform for more information.
Download EndNote (Windows)
Download EndNote (Mac)
Endnote Basic help
Choosing a Platform
For a quick comparison of EndNote, EndNote Basic, and Zotero, see our comparison chart.
Librarians teach a variety of hands-on workshops either scheduled through the UITS IT Training series or upon request for specific audiences. You may request a workshop for your class, group, or department by emailing email@example.com.
- Walk-in consultation hours are scheduled through Scholars' Commons Consulting services. (Look for Citation Management Consultation.)
- If the scheduled walk-in times do not meet your needs, request a consultation through the Citation Management Consultation Request Form or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contact us at email@example.com.
Help with Citing Sources
The IUB Libraries and the Campus Writing Program have developed the following guides as a quick reference to citing sources. These guides are based on the APA and MLA manuals. Copies of these manuals are available throughout the libraries on campus.
The complete Chicago Manual of Style is available online.
The Government Information, Maps and Microforms Services Department (GIMSS) has developed:
- A Guide to Citing U. S. Government Publications
- A Guide to Citing International Organization Publications
Doing company or industry research? Need to cite annual reports, data from Factiva, ThomsonOne or other similar sources? The Business/SPEA Information Commons staff have a handy guide for you!
Print style manuals are also available in the libraries, including:
- A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: Chicago style for students and researchers (Turabian)
- The MLA style manual
- MLA handbook for writers of research papers
- Publication manual of the American Psychological Association
- The Chicago manual of style
- ASA style guide
- The bluebook : a uniform system of citation
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
The IUB Libraries will try to get materials from other libraries for you if we do not own what you are looking for. Any current faculty, staff, or student may use our free ILL service.
Use the ILL service for articles not owned on the Bloomington campus and for books not owned by any IU library.
To use this service, submit a request giving us as much information as you can. First time users will be asked for some registration information.
To have books owned by an IU library delivered to a campus library near you, use Request Delivery. To have articles owned only in print on the Bloomington campus delivered to you, use Request Article Delivery.
See Document Delivery Services for more information.
Lending to Other Libraries - Information for other libraries and unaffiliated users who want to borrow something from IUB.
Request A Purchase
Users may request that the Libraries purchase a book, a journal subscription, access to an electronic resource, or other material for the collection, either in any library or in a specific library. Submit your purchase suggestion using the form linked below.
Recommend Library Materials for Purchase
Schedule an Appointment for Research Help
Schedule a research appointment with a Research Assistant to get help with:
- Developing a research topic
- Searching for sources for a paper or project for a class
- Dissertation and thesis research assistance
Help from Research Assistants is available with or without an appointment in the Learning Commons (Wells Library, West Tower, 1st Floor).
The Spring 2016 Research Assistance Hours are:
Monday – Thursday 10:00am – 8:00pm
Contact us to schedule an appointment during the above hours, or for appointments by special arrangement from Friday through Sunday.
For specialized help within a particular discipline, consult with a librarian subject specialist.
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