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MeLCat Logo​ MeLCat Outage

Due to major system maintenance, you will not be able to request items through MeLCat beginning on November 18, 2015.  Renewals for MeLCat items will still be possible until December 2, 2015.  The system should be available for requesting again in early December.  If you are MSU faculty, student or staff, please try Uborrow.  Our community borrowers will not have access to interlibrary loan through MSU during that time. For more information, please read this MeLCat Server Migration FAQ. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Bibliography Tools

The following resources have been selected to help you in your research.

  • Citation Guides - A list of guides to help you properly cite materials.
  • Endnote, Zotero or Mendeley – Citation managers allow faculty and students to organize their bibliographic citations and to create bibliographies This citation manger comparison information can help you chose which is utility is best for you.  
  • Citation Guides and Generators - Selected web pages that provide citation style guides.  Also provides the names of some citation style books located in Main Library reference.