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Preparing for the Business Research Paper: Citing Sources and Using RefWorks

  Style guides

Check with your professor about the preferred style manual. Most faculty in the Cotsakos College of Business use either APA ot Turabian/Chicago.

How to Use RefWorks

RefWorks is a tool for organizing citations and keeping track of your research. The link to RefWorks can be found on the Cheng Library Database List.

To begin using RefWorks, first set up an account (you must do this on campus). To access this database from off-campus, you will need a group access code which you can get from the Library Reference Desk. Email


      Have a Question? Contact a Librarian:

By phone

Call 973-720-2116

The Reference Desk is staffed until 10PM Sunday-Friday and until 5:00pm on Saturday.

By e-mail

Send your question to the Reference Desk via email -

Schedule Research Help

Click on Schedule Research Help from the Library webpage to make an appointment.

Subject Guide

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Richard Kearney
Electronic Resources Librarian
Reference and Information Services Office, Room 107g
David and Lorraine Cheng Library
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ 07470