BibGuru - the best alternative to BibMe: fast, accurate, and ad-free

Creating citations should not be a chore. With BibGuru it’s easy and intuitive.

Cite websites, books, articles, ...

Are you tired of using a citation generator that is plastered with ads, produces inaccurate citations, and has simply become too slow and confusing? We've got you covered.

BibMe ( is a citation maker that does the job, but it has gradually become more and more complicated to navigate. In fact, there are several online citation tools that produce APA and MLA bibliographies just like BibMe, but they are more intuitive and faster. Yes, that's right: there are BibMe alternatives that are faster and free!

BibGuru is a BibMe alternative that allows you to easily generate a references list or works cited page.

Here's what makes BibGuru the better choice compared to BibMe

πŸš€ Faster than BibMe

BibGuru strives to be the fastest citation maker out there giving you time to focus on the why and what to cite instead of how to cite.

😌 Completely ad-free

BibGuru is a completely ad-free bibliography generator! There are no annoying distractions or extra clicks you need to do to work around all the ads that are part of the interface of BibMe and other citation generators.

πŸ‘Œ Simple and intuitive interface in comparison to BibMe

Creating a bibliography doesn't need to feel like a chore. While BibMe has become more and more complicated to navigate, BibGuru is as simple and intuitive as it can get. You can copy your references directly into your paper and create a bibliography as easily as never before.

πŸ₯‡ Most accurate citation data

The accuracy of your citations has an impact on your grade. Our tools run day and night polishing the metadata of millions of books and research articles to give you the most accurate citations possible. BibGuru is powered by its own curated database of more than 100 million journal articles and 35 million books.

πŸŽ“ APA, MLA, Chicago and thousands of other citation styles

Whether you need a bibliography for APA or a works cited page for MLA, BibGuru has got you covered. Our team has double-checked every rule of those referencing guidelines to make sure BibGuru provides the most accurate computer generated citations to date.

The gist: why BibGuru is the best BibMe alternative

  • It's fast - giving you time to focus on your work
  • No distracting ads
  • As simple and intuitive as it can get
  • Thousands of referencing styles
  • Spend less time hunting down missing bibliographic data


πŸ“ Does BibGuru support the same citation styles as BibMe?

Yes, BibGuru supports all citation styles that BibMe does including APA (6th and 7th edition), MLA, Harvard, Chicago, IEEE, AMA, ACS and thousands more of journal and university specific citation styles.

πŸŽ‰ Is BibGuru a free BibMe alternative?

Yes, you can use all features of BibGuru for free making it the prefect alternative for BibMe.

πŸ–Š Can I export to a Word docx file?

Yes, absolutely. BibGuru offers Word export as a docx file or you can simply copy and paste to Word directly.

πŸ“” Can BibGuru create website citations?

Yes, sure! It's not only websites that can be cited, BibGuru supports more than 70 different reference types! You can search the BibGuru database by titles of books, book chapters, research articles, and conference papers or paste a URL, DOI, or even ISBN.

πŸ“š Can I import my BibMe generated bibliography?

We are working on a way to easily transfer your BibMe generated bibliographies to BibGuru. Stay tuned.

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