Citation Managers let you
Citation Style Guides show you how to
What is a Citation Style Guide? It's a handbook that describes the accepted format for citing the resources and references you used in your research papers, theses, articles, etc.
Don't know which citation style to use?
A citation is the information needed to locate the article (or book).
For articles, a complete citation generally includes:
For books, a complete citation generally includes:
Citations are also used to help readers of your papers find the information you used.