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Citation Style: APA

Free citation generators

Below are some links to free citation generators. Please keep in mind that -

citation generators are NOT foolproof!

It is strongly recommend that you check your citations generated by these tools by reviewing the online APA or MLA style guides, our print citation style handbooks/manuals kept at the Reynolds Libraries reference desk at any campus, or ask a Reynolds Librarian for help.

Citation generators for APA & MLA are also available via the library catalog and many library databasesAsk a Reynolds librarian about specific databases that provide a citation generator. When you select a book or article you are interested in, use the citation tool to automatically generate a citation in APA or MLA  format.

EasyBib EDU

ALL current Reynolds students, faculty, and staff:

  • If you would like to access EasyBib EDU from both on campus and off campus, you will need to register for an EasyBib EDU account. EasyBib EDU registration instructions are below:

NEW Reynolds EasyBib users:

  1. Go to
  2. Enter the following EDU Coupon Code: JSergVA161 then click on Save.
  3. When the Register form appears, enter your First & Last name, Email address, create a Password, then select your Position and Grade.
  4. You are now ready to use EasyBib from both on and off campus. The direct URL to EasyBib is https:/

Users with an EXISTING Reynolds EasyBib account (those who registered before September 2016):

  1. Go to
  2. Login with your existing EasyBib username (email address) and password. The EasyBib login link is located near the top right side of the screen.
  3. When the Join a School screen appears, enter the following EDU Coupon Code: JSergVA161 then click on Save.
  4. You are now ready to use EasyBib from both on and off campus. The direct URL to EasyBib is

Important Note:

EasyBib EDU will be discontinued on August 31, 2018

The Chegg company will retire EasyBib EDU, their subscription product for educational institutions. It will not be replaced. will continue to provide free citation services in MLA format for everyone. For more information see EasyBib EDU's FAQ page.