How to Make Your Autobibliography

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This is a short tutorial for Fletcher PhD students and alumni. The program would like to highlight the achievements of our illustrious students and alumni. Please help us by letting us know what you've published and where you've spoken. Thank you!

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How to Make Your Autobibliography

  1. 1. How to Share Your Autobibliography on Refworks Ben Mazzotta Fletcher School March 3, 2010 Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 1 / 12
  2. 2. 1 Introduction 2 Create 3 Share 4 Problems Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 2 / 12
  3. 3. Introduction Autobibliography Definition An autobibliography is a collection of the author’s own references. Why create one? It’s convenient for writing your CV It’s easy to update It’s easy to export to any format (Endnote, Refworks, BibTeX) Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 3 / 12
  4. 4. Create Add References You can use any bibliography manager to create a collection of references. Endnote Refworks Zotero All three of these programs will store, organize, and export references for you. You can add references by searching databases or by creating new entries for yourself. If your works are unpublished, you’ll have to create entries for your own work. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 4 / 12
  5. 5. Create Export References Once you’ve got a bibliography of your own references, there are three things you can do with it. Publish All three of these programs can create formatted bibliographies in hundreds of different styles, including the Chicago and Harvard styles. Cite All three of these programs will let you create footnotes automatically in Microsoft Word and other common word processing programs. Store All three of these programs will let you create backups of the sources you use most often. That way, all the work you’ve done creating a personal library is safe. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 5 / 12
  6. 6. Share Enable Sharing Step 1 Create a folder of your own works on Refworks. Click menu for §Tools, §Share. Select the folder to share. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 6 / 12
  7. 7. Share Sharing Options Step 2 You’ll see a menu of options for sharing. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 7 / 12
  8. 8. Share RSS Feeds Step 3 Enable RSS feeds if you choose. Choose which works appear in the feed. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 8 / 12
  9. 9. Share Web Directory Step 4 Enable web publishing if you choose. When you’ve enabled this alternative, your bibliography will appear in the list of Tufts University shared Refworks folders. Users will be able to see your personal collection of publications, import the citations list, and use the entries to cite your work. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 9 / 12
  10. 10. Share Fletcher Doctoral Program Please keep the program informed about your publications! Email Please email the link to your autobibliography to Jenifer Burckett-Picker. Students Please let us know whether you’d like your publications and conference talks to appear in the list of student activities. Alumni Please let us know whether you’d like your publications and conference talks to appear in the program’s alumni page. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 10 / 12
  11. 11. Share Uses Bibliographies From Refworks, you can create a bibliography in any format you choose. These can be useful for: CVs Bio sketches Websites Academic Writing Refworks can help you cite work in your academic writing. Plugins for MS Word Export to Zotero, MS Word, BibTeX, and other bibliography managers Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 11 / 12
  12. 12. Problems What If I Don’t Have Refworks? You can still send us a bibliography for inclusion in the alumni publication database. Please use software such as Zotero, MS Word, or BibTeX to create a database of publications and conference talks. Export that to one of the major formats, and email it to Jenifer Burckett-Picker. Thanks! We look forward to hearing from you. Ben Mazzotta (Fletcher School) Autobibliography March 3, 2010 12 / 12

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