Install additional Word reference styles (Mac + Windows)


If you use Microsoft Word (2007, 2011, 2013) build in reference (citation) manager you may encounter that not all modern reference styles are present. For example a common reference style “The Harvard referencing style” is not included by default in Word.

Requirements

  • 5 minutes time

Supported styles

  • Associação Brasileira de Normas Técnicas (ABNT)
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • American Medical Society (ACS)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • American Sociological Association (ASA)
  • Council of Science Editors (CSE)
  • Harvard - AGPS
  • Harvard - Anglia
  • Harvard - Exeter
  • Harvard - Leeds
  • Humana Press
  • IEEE
  • Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS)
  • Modern Humanities Research Association (MHRA)
  • Nature
  • Vancouver
Note: Please see BibWord for the latest supported styles

Instructions (Mac OS)

  1. Download reference styles (BibWord)
  2. First we need to download the reference styles from BibWordDownload the styles.zip from their website
  3. Extract files from zip
  4. Unzip the files from the styles.zip, you now see multiple files in the folder (these are the reference styles).
  5. Install the reference styles
  6. Please close Microsoft word completely before continuing.
  7. Go to the microsoft word folder in Finder
  8. In Finder: Applications → Microsoft office 2011 → Microsoft Word
  9. Show Package Contents
  10. Right click on Microsoft Word and click Show Package content
  11. Copy reference styles from zip
Copy the reference styles from the unzipped zip file to Content → Resources → Style

Instructions (Windows)

  1. Download reference styles (BibWord)
  2. First we need to download the reference styles from BibWord Download the styles.zip from their website
  3. Extract files from zip
  4. Unzip the files from the styles.zip, you now see multiple files in the folder (these are the reference styles).
  5. Install the reference styles
  6. Please close Microsoft Word completely before continuing.
  7. Go to the Microsoft Word folder
Your Computer → Disk C: → Program Files → Microsoft Office → Office 12 → Bibliography → StyleCopy the reference styles from the unzipped zip file to Style folder