Students writing nursing papers normally use APA Style to cite their sources. A print copy of the most recent edition is kept on Permanent Reserve for in-library use. Ask for it at the 1st floor Circulation Desk.
Publication manual of the American Psychological Association. 6th Ed. REF DESK BF76.7 .P83 2010
The "official companion to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Sixth Edition," the blog is written by professionals who work for the APA. They explore all aspects of APA Style, including reference citations of every sort, grammar and usage, the publication process, and social media. Search by topic or submit your own question.
Tutorial is designed for those who have no previous knowledge of APA Style. On the APA website, it shows, among other things, how to cite references in text, and provides selected reference examples as well as formatted sections.
This excellent site, based on Diana Hacker's text, provides multiple examples of how to cite different types of sources (books, articles, gov docs, etc) in APA style. The publisher has removed the direct link, but the site is still available through the Internet Wayback Machine.
RefWorks is a web–based reference manager. It allows users to create a personal database of references and use them for a variety of research activities. References can be quickly and easily imported from many online databases and library catalogs into RefWorks. These personal databases can then be used to organize, store, and share the information. Users can automatically insert references from their database into their papers as in-text citations using the free Write-N-Cite plug-in for Word or create formatted bibliographies in a variety of citation styles.
Who has access to RefWorks?
RefWorks is available for use by all Bloomsburg students, faculty, staff, and alumni* on or off-campus.
You must be on an Bloomsburg University IP-authenticated computer (you must be on campus or have connected to Bloomsburg using your Husky ID/password or Library Account Number).
Click on the link “Sign up for an individual account.”
Fill in the required fields and submit your information.
Once your information is submitted, you will have access.
You will receive an e-mail confirmation of your username and password. Please save this e-mail in case you forget your password!
*There will also be a group code in the e-mail which will allow you to access RefWorks on a non-Bloomsburg authenticated computer. The group code for Bloomsburg University is RWBUP