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

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

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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.

Cite This For Me (aka CiteThisForMe, is a citation maker that does the job, but it can feel overloaded to work with. In fact, there are several online citation generators that produce APA and MLA bibliographies just like Cite This For Me, but they are more intuitive and faster. Yes, that's right: there are Cite This For Me alternatives that are faster and free.

BibGuru is a Cite This For Me alternative that allows you to easily generate a references list or works cited page.

Here's what makes BibGuru the better choice compared to Cite This For Me

πŸš€ Faster than CiteThisForMe

BibGuru strives to be the fastest citation generator 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 Cite This For Me and other citation generators.

πŸ‘Œ Simple and intuitive interface in comparison to Cite This For Me

Creating a bibliography doesn't need to feel like a chore. While CiteThisForMe 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 CiteThisForMe 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 CiteThisForMe does?

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

πŸŽ‰ Can I save my bibliography?

Yes, you can simply sign up for a free BibGuru account and save your bibliography.

πŸ–Š Can I export a Word docx file?

Sure, you can download a Word (.docx) file of your bibliography or simply copy and paste to Word directly. That also works for other word processor such as Google Docs, Open Office, or Pages on Mac.

πŸ“” Does BibGuru have a web clipper like Cite This For Me?

Not yet but we are working on it. A BibGuru web clipper will be available for Chrome, Firefox, and Edge.

πŸ“š Can I import my CiteThisForMe generated bibliography?

Not yet, but we are working on an easy method that allows users to transfer their CiteThisForMe generated bibliographies to BibGuru.

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