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Graduate Nursing

Toolkit to support the study of advanced practice nursing

Methods for the DNP Project & Nursing Research

Note:  The Library has a large number of other e-books discussing nursing research and publication. Check the catalog.


Key Database

Find Health Statistics

Research Tutorials

Citation & Writing Resources

Writing Support & Resources

ATSU Writing Center offers much support and many reference documents about writing and citation.

Purdue OWL Research & Citation Resources offers guidance for research, citation, and writing for both APA and AMA styles.

APA Style Blog offers brief articles about specific citation situations for APA style.

AMA Manual of Style is the complete style guide for AMA style.

APA Quick Guide from Penn State University Libraries

Find DOIs

DOIs (Digital Object Identifiers) are permanent, unique registered identifiers that are required for APA citation of online articles.

Use CrossRef to find DOIs for your citations.

Format Citations

If you need to quickly build an APA or AMA citation, use your citation manager.

Citation Managers

A citation manager, also called a reference or bibliographic management system, is a utility that will allow you to store all of your citations in one personal account and will generate a formatted citation list. ATSU supports several free, portable options.

ATSU Citation Management Guide

Zotero Mendeley EndNote Basic