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Study of Religions Research Resources: Citations

Citations at WFU

Citation Style Guides

Properly citing the sources you use to complete your cousework is important, and is taken seriously by Wake Forest University.  Professors in the Department for the Study of Religions recommend using the Chicago Manual of Style for your research papers.  Some faculty additionally recommend the Society of Biblical Literature (SBL) Handbook of Style.



Zotero is a free plugin that can help you manage the sources you find as you research, and then format your citations as you are writing your papers.  You can download the program at

ZSR also offers workshops on the ins and outs of using Zotero.

Take a look at this quick video to see how Zotero can help you!

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