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NuFS 144 - Food Culture - Consuming Passions

Evaluating Sources

APA Help

The Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging Department uses the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association as its style and citation choice. The 7th edition (2020) of the Publication Manual is the most current edition. 

Contact the SJSU's Writing Center for help with citation questions.

 You may refer to the following sites:






Refworks is a software that helps you manage your citations:

"RefWorks -- 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."

To create an account go to:  You need to set up an account as a SJSU Student/faculty/staff. 

For a user guide on RefWorks and its features visit:  For a YouTube video go to:

Zotero, Paperpile and Refworks compared