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Adams State University
Nielsen Library

Citation Management Systems (CMS)

Need help citing your sources and compiling your research? Let us help!

Learning & Engagement Librarian

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Kat Parker
Kat Parker (Nielsen 215)
Liaison to: English, Communications, Theatre, Sociology, Psychology
(719) 587-7196

CiteULike is...

"CiteULike is a free service to help you to store, organise and share the scholarly papers you are reading. When you see a paper on the web that interests you, you can click one button and have it added to your personal library. CiteULike automatically extracts the citation details, so there's no need to type them in yourself. It all works from within your web browser so there's no need to install any software. Because your library is stored on the server, you can access it from any computer with an Internet connection" (

What CiteULike provides

  • A social network where you can share your library with others.
  • Online Research Organizer
  • Free service
  • Citation Creator

How to use CiteULike

  • Step 1: go to and click on "Join Now."
  • Step 2: search your academic search terms.
  • Step 3: add the articles you want to your library.