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Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Citing Sources

Citation managers make it much easier to create, format and maintain a bibliography or reference list. Many will also allow you to upload pdf files, so an article can be associated with its citation data. Best of all, you can choose one that works with your writing application (MS Word, for instance), and is web-based, so you can get to it anywhere you have Internet access. Find out more! 

Here are a few different sites that give information about citing sources:

Journal abbreviations

To decipher journal abbreviaitons try the following sources: