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Citing Sources / Create Your Bibliography

Why and how we cite sources in academic writing. The guide includes links to many helpful online tutorials, style guides, and related documents to help you understand citation practice, and build correct citations for your bibliography.

Citation Generators

Citation generators allow you to input citation elements for your source, and create a citation in any one of several standard formats.

Use LibrarySearch to Make Citations

You can get an instant formatted citation for most items in the U of T Library's LibrarySearch. 

  1. Find the item in LibrarySearch.
  2. Select the item title.
  3. Navigate to the options available under the "Send to" heading. 
  4. Select Citation.
Screenshot of LibSearch results for the book "How to be an antiractist".

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