Referencing Tools

Reference Management Tools help students and teachers to create and manage their lists of references for research projects such as Extended Essay (EE) and Personal Project (PP).

EIS Ho Chi Minh City follows MLA style and this format is available in the below mentioned free Reference Management Tools.

Online Tools:


EasyBib generates citations and creates bibliographies online! By simply typing in a website URL, a book title, a journal article title, or one of 59 different source types into EasyBib’s auto cite box which will help you receive a fully formatted citation!

Free users of EasyBib have access to MLA style citations and the ability to save their work on its site when logged into a free account.

BibMe is an automatic citation creator that supports MLA, APA, and Chicago formatting. BibMe leverages external databases to quickly fill citation information for you. BibMe will then format the citation information and compile a bibliography according to the guidelines of the style manuals. If you prefer, you can enter your citation information manually.

Desktop/online tools:


Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network. Make your own fully-searchable library in seconds, cite as you write, and read and annotate your PDFs on any device. Watch this video for more information.

• Install Mendeley
• Create your Mendeley library
• Add references to your Mendeley library
• Manage your documents and references
• Create bibliographies
• Export bibliographies

Zotero is a free and open-source reference management software to manage bibliographic data and related research materials. Please click to download the presentation to learn to:
• Install Zotero
• Create your Zotero library
• Add references to your Zotero library
• Manage your documents and references
• Create bibliographies
• Use Zotero with MS Word

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