BibGuru: a RefMe alternative you are going to love

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

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RefMe (formerly found at was a great referencing generator, but sadly it's gone and its successor app (Cite This For Me) by Chegg does not shine as brightly as RefMe did. You can take a look back in time at the RefMe website, but the functionality of the referencing app is gone.

Here's what makes BibGuru the best RefMe replacement out there:

πŸš€ Faster than RefMe

BibGuru strives to be the fastest referencing 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 referencing 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 A simple and intuitive interface like RefMe

Creating a reference list doesn't need to feel like a chore. Like RefMe, BibGuru is as simple and intuitive as it can get. You can copy your references directly into your paper or download a readily formatted Word file.

πŸ₯‡ Most accurate bibliographic 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 a curated database of more than 100 million journal articles and 35 million books.

πŸŽ“ APA, Harvard, and thousands of other referencing styles

Whether you need a reference list in APA or Harvard, 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 references to date.

The gist: why BibGuru is the best RefMe 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 as many referencing styles as RefMe did?

That's a clear YES! BibGuru supports all frequently used citation styles including APA (6th and 7th edition), MLA, Harvard, Chicago, IEEE, AMA, ACS and thousands more of journal and university specific referencing styles.

πŸŽ‰ Is BibGuru also free to use like RefMe?

Yes, you can use all features of BibGuru for free. Happy referencing!

πŸ–Š Can I export my bibliography as a Word document?

Yes, you can download a Word (.docx) file of your bibliography or simply copy and paste to Word directly. And you can do all that even on your mobile phone!

πŸ“” Can I cite books by ISBN?

Yes! Simply enter the ISBN and BibGuru will fetch the data automatically for you.

πŸ“š Does BibGuru offer a web clipper?

Not yet, but we are working on this feature!

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