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Engineering 200W

A guide to library resources for Engineering 200W students


What is RefWorks?

RefWorks is a web-based personal bibliographic software manager used to create citations for different manuals such as MLA, APA, Chicago, etc. 

Who Can Use RefWorks?

All current students, faculty, and staff at the San Jose State University can use RefWorks.

How to Access RefWorks?  

Citation Styles (APA, MLA, Chicago, IEEE), Plagiarism, DOI

Help With the APA Citation Style

The American Psychological Association (APA) created the citation style you will be using for all of your research papers. You can buy the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 7th edition from or check the sites below for advice.