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Clinical Laboratory Sciences -- Intro to Library Resources

Citation styles

AMA Style (similar to Vancouver)

American Medical Association Manual of Style, 10th edition Tenth edition of the popular writing and citing style manual for authors and editors. Especially written for health professionals and those who write in the health sciences field. The Manual covers all facets of writing, editing, abbreviations and bibliographic citing.

Citing UpToDate Topics

APA Style

Using American Psychological Association (APA) Format (general guidelines from OWL - Online Writing Lab, Purdue)

American Psychological Association - Electronic References (APA's tips for citing electronic sources)

Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (comprehensive information - available in print version only) 6th ed. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2010. Closed Reserve Collection, 1st Floor. Z 253 A512p 2010 (2 hour use in Library only)

NLM Style Guide

Citation Guide for Authors, Editors, and Publishers (National Library of Medicine)

ICMJE Guidelines ("Vancouver" Style)

Recommendations for the Conduct, Reporting, Editing, and Publication of Scholarly work in Medical Journals (ICMJE)

Journals Following the ICMJE Recommendations




Online citation tools