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Nursing: Citing Sources

This information guide is customized for the discipline of nursing. It includes resources for bachelor's, master's and doctoral students and faculty members.

APA Publication Manual

The APA citation style is used mainly in the social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences, nursing, communications, education, business, engineering, and other fields. Check with your professor to see which edition you should use as both editions are being used. 

Quick APA Help

Using RefWorks with Cinahl and PubMed

Research Coach

If you need help finding sources, framing your research, or citations then please don't hesitate to schedule a Research Coach!

RefWorks

RefWorks is an online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

Note to users: Remember when using RefWorks, you have ultimate responsibility for the projects and bibliographies created. You will want to proofread all documents to determine the accuracy of the spelling, capitalization and general formatting.  Take a look at the style manual you are using and compare your bibliography and notes to the examples in the style manual.

Getting started with RefWorks is easy. Just go to http://guides.uu.edu/refworks/start

How to Read Citations (courtesy of Cornell)

Online Writing Guides