If you are writing a short paper, you may not need a full reference management software application.
A citation generator can:
These programs are generally free of charge and do not require downloading or training. However, they:
Some databases display citation details for search results that you can copy and paste into your bibliography. For example:
Results from EBSCO databases and Discovery searches provide a 'Cite' button for each item in a results list
1. Click on the title of any result to display the full details.
2. Cick the "Cite" button.
3. A window will open with the reference listed using different citation styles, such as APA, Harvard: Australian, MLA, and Vancouver/ICMJE:
4. Copy and paste the reference you wish to use into your document.