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Jazz Studies Guide

Citation Styles

Chicago Manual of Style (Chicago) - used in musicology articles and research papers.
American Psychological Association (APA) - used in music education studies and research papers.

Citations Made Easy with Zotero

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Use Zotero citation management software to generate accurate footnotes or in-text citations as well quick bibliographies. It is a free, open-access tool that works in your internet browser and links to your word-processing program. Get started with the printable guide, or try these short video tutorials (~3 minutes each):

Do you need a specialized citation style beyond APA, Chicago or MLA? Check out Zotero's Style Repository for specialized formats.

If you're mystified or downright stumped, take a library workshop on Zotero - find one on this calendar: Library Workshops .