Q. What is a citation tool? will it save me time?
A citation tool is a way of saving and formatting your citations in one place, it can save you time, please refer to the last few pages of the Academic Writing Guides for more information. Also look in the Library pages, you can contact your campus library or academic skills facilitator to get more information.
The software does not always accurately reflect correct referencing, so make sure to check against your Academic Writing Guide.
Popular citation tools are Mendeley and Zotero they are both free.