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Set up citations and bibliographies in Docs

Add in-text citations to your document

In-text citations (or parenthetical references) appear in the text of your document and indicate the source of a quote or reference. Citations usually appear at the end of the sentence containing the quote or reference.

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Add in-text citations

  1. Open your document in Docs.
  2. Place your cursor where you want the in-text citation to appear.
  3. Click Toolsand thenCitations.
  4. In the Citations section, make sure the correct format is selected.
  5. Point to the source and click Cite.

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