Skip to main content

Personal Project: Compile Working Bibliography

A guide to support CIS Grade 10 students on their P2 project

Do you have questions about references? One of the best guides to the MLA style of referencing is the Purdue Owl Reference Site.


Begin Your Bibliography Here 

Begin Your Bibliography Here


Image result for easybib



Image result for zotero

Zotero is the only research tool that automatically senses content in your web browser, allowing you to add it to your personal library with a single click. Whether you're searching for a preprint on, a journal article from JSTOR, a news story from the New York Times, or a book from your university library catalog, Zotero has you covered with support for thousands of sites.

Keeping Track of Sources

  1. Keep track of your working bibliography.
  2. The first title of your list will probably be your preliminary reading.
  3. Additional sources will emerge as you explore through reference works, library catalog and internet.
  4. Your working bibliography will change as you add or eliminate your preference.
  5. Final list of works cited will be at the end of your research papers.                             


Create Computer File


  ‚Äč1. Enter full research information sources into the file. 

  2. Easy maintenance of the your revised file.

  3. Organized sources properly in your file.

  4. Good backup location.                                                          

Recording, Noting Information and Summing Up


1. Enter all publication information for the works-cited list.

2. For re-check purpose on where you found your source,

    eg. network address, library call number etc.

3. Recording and verifying all your information against the sources.

4. Your works-cited list will be an efficient tool for searching information

     and ideas.