Privacy Policy

Citation Machine™ is committed to providing the utmost in privacy security. We do not sell nor trade any personally identifiable information obtained from the site.

Citation Machine™ does not collect personally identifiable information from anyone without his or her request. All e-mail correspondence is kept in strict privacy and will not be disclosed to parties other than Citation Machine.

In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA), any person under the age of 13 must receive explicit parental permission in order to sign up for any online service where their personal information may be shared, unless that person is part of a subscribing school that provides COPPA consent on behalf of parents.

Citation Machine™ collects user registration upon sign up. Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.


Citation Machine™ uses its own formatting technology to format APA, MLA, and Chicago styles. Other styles are formatted with the Citation Style Language, which is licensed by the CC-BY-SA license.


We may use cookies in order to customize this site for return visitors. These cookies are not required for site functionality. You are not required to accept any cookies to use this site.

Google Analytics

We use a tool called “Google Analytics” to collect information about use of this site. Google Analytics collects information such as how often users visit this site, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other sites they used prior to coming to this site. We use the information we get from Google Analytics only to improve this site. Google Analytics collects only the IP address assigned to you on the date you visit this site, rather than your name or other identifying information. We do not combine the information collected through the use of Google Analytics with personally identifiable information. Although Google Analytics plants a permanent cookie on your web browser to identify you as a unique user the next time you visit this site, the cookie cannot be used by anyone but Google. Google’s ability to use and share information collected by Google Analytics about your visits to this site is restricted by the Google Analytics Terms of Use and the Google Privacy Policy. You can prevent Google Analytics from recognizing you on return visits to this site by disabling cookies on your browser.


Citation Machine™ serves advertising, and our ad partners may use non-personally identifiable information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visit in order to provide advertisements on our sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about the practices of some of these third party advertising companies and learn which of these companies allow you to opt-out of this type of information collection, please click here. To opt out of interest based ads served by Google, you can visit the Google advertising opt-out page.

When advertisers request, Citation Machine™ will provide aggregate information on the general makeup of the site's viewers. Such aggregate information includes the number of pageviews in a session, time spent on page, continental locations (if applicable), most hit URLs, and browser types.

Although Citation Machine™ has a strict privacy policy, all interactions with the Internet pose some inherent dangers. Please be aware of these and conduct all your transactions with caution. Please be careful and responsible when you are surfing online.

Contact Us

We welcome your questions and feedback about our privacy policy or anything else related to Citation Machine™. You may contact us here.

These policies are subject to change, so please make sure to check back periodically.

Terms of Service

Citation Machine™(Son of Citation Machine™) is an online bibliography composer. The Citation Machine™ service is operated by Imagine Easy Solutions LLC ("Citation Machine™"). By using the Citation Machine™ website (the "website") you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service (this "Agreement"). Using this website bounds you to the Terms of Service listed below.

This Agreement sets out the legally binding terms of your use of the website and your membership in the Service and may be modified by Citation Machine™ at any time and without prior notice, such modifications to be effective upon posting by Citation Machine™ on the website. This Agreement includes Citation Machine's ™ acceptable use policy for content posted on the website, Citation Machine's ™ Privacy Policy, and any notices regarding the website.

  • Term. This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you use the website and/or are a Member. A Member of Citation Machine™ refers to any user or institution that either directly or indirectly accesses or grants access to Citation Machine's ™ services, with or without payment. You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason by logging out or canceling your membership. Citation Machine™ may terminate your membership for any reason, at any time. Even after membership is terminated, this Agreement will remain in effect.
  • Content Posted on the Site.
    1. By submitting bibliographic and citation information ("User Submissions") to Citation Machine™, you hereby grant Citation Machine™ a worldwide, non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the User Submissions in connection with the Citation Machine™ website and Citation Machine's ™ (and its successors' and affiliates') business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of the Citation Machine™ website (and derivative works thereof) in any formats and through any channels. You also hereby grant each user of the Citation Machine™ Website a non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Website, and to use, reproduce, distribute, display and perform such User Submissions as permitted through the functionality of the Website and under these Terms of Service. These licenses are perpetual and irrevocable.
    2. You must use the Service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations.
    3. You may not transmit any chain letters or junk email to other Members. Although Citation Machine™ cannot monitor the conduct of its Members off the website, it is also a violation of these rules to use any information obtained from the Service in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any Member without their prior explicit consent. In order to protect our Members from such advertising or solicitation, Citation Machine™ reserves the right to restrict the number of emails which a Member may send to other Members in any 24-hour period to a number which Citation Machine™ deems appropriate in its sole discretion.
  • Copyright Policy. You may not post, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Service in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the website; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.Citation Machine's ™ Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows: Imagine Easy Solutions LLC, PO Box 4668 #38315, New York, NY 10163-4668.
  • Privacy. Use of the website and/or the Service is also governed by our aforementioned Privacy Policy
  • Disclaimers. Citation Machine™ is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the website or in connection with the Service, whether caused by users of the website, Members or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service. Citation Machine™ is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the website or Member of the Service. Citation Machine™ assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, user or Member communications. Citation Machine™ is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to users and/or Members or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in connection with the Web and/or in connection with the Service. Under no circumstances will Citation Machine™ be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from anyone's use of the website or the Service, any Content posted on the website or transmitted to Members, or any interactions between users of the website, whether online or offline. The website and the Service are provided "AS-IS" and Citation Machine™ expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Citation Machine™ cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the website and/or the Service. The service may be temporarily unavailable from time to time for maintenance or other reasons. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by user from Citation Machine™ or through or from the service shall create any warranty not expressly stated herein. Citation Machine™ subscriptions renew automatically until cancelled. Citation Machine™ is not responsible for any overdraft fees.
  • Purchases. Purchasers of Citation Machine™ Pro, School Edition, or Academic Edition must be over 13 or must ask for parental consent before purchasing these services.
  • Limitation on Liability. Except in jurisdictions where such provisions are restricted, in no event will Citation Machine™ be liable to you or any third person for any indirect, consequential, exemplary, incidental, special or punitive damages, including also lost profits arising from your use of the website or the Service, even if Citation Machine™ has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, Citation Machine's ™ liability to you, for any cause whatsoever, and regardless of the form of the action, will at all times be limited to the amount paid, if any, by you toCitation Machine™ for the Service during the term of membership. All Members, including but not limited to individual users and school subscribers, are subject to this clause.
  • Disputes. If there is any dispute about or involving the website and/or the Service, by using the website, you agree that the dispute will be governed by the laws of the State of Delaware without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in the state and federal courts of the State of Delaware, City of Lewes.
  • Indemnity. You agree to indemnify and hold Citation Machine™ , its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable attorney's fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Service in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of this Agreement and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above.
  • No Agency. There is no agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchisor-franchisee relationship between Citation Machine™ and any User of the Service.
  • Other. Agreement, accepted upon use of the website and further affirmed by becoming a Member of the Service, contains the entire agreement between you and Citation Machine™ regarding the use of the website and/or the Service. The failure of Citation Machine™ to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms of Service shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid, the remainder of this Agreement shall continue in full force and effect. The section titles in these Terms of Service are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect.

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Citation Machine™ is a service mark of Imagine Easy Solutions LLC.


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