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Social Work: Citing Sources

APA Publication Manual

The APA citation style is used mainly in the social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, nursing, communications, education, business, engineering, and other fields. Check with your professor to see which edition you should use as both editions are being used. 

Online Writing Guides

RefWorks

RefWorks is an online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

Note to users: Remember when using RefWorks, you have ultimate responsibility for the projects and bibliographies created. You will want to proofread all documents to determine the accuracy of the spelling, capitalization and general formatting.  Take a look at the style manual you are using and compare your bibliography and notes to the examples in the style manual.

Getting started with RefWorks is easy. Just go to http://guides.uu.edu/refworks/start

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Make a research coach appointment with a librarian today and get help framing research questions, finding or accessing resources, and citation help.  Students can meet with a librarian face-to-face, over the phone, or through Zoom video conferencing.