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This page supports the teaching and learning needs of the School of Nursing in Bloomington.

IU Citation Support

Indiana University Bloomington and the Campus Writing Program have developed some general guides for quick reference to cite sources. This link provides quick guides for APA, Chicago, and MLA style citations. 
There is also additional information for citing U.S. Government publications and international organization publications.

APA Quick Resources

APA Style: A Quick Guide

This is an APA style guide for the most commonly used citation formats. Examples are adapted from the APA Publication Manual, 6th edition.

Citing UpToDate in APA

This blog shares how to cite UpToDate resources in APA. Long story short? Cite an article from UpToDate like a chapter from a book. Formatting examples included. 

Purdue Online Writing Lab APA Formatting and Style Guide

Quick resource to check formats for in-text citations, footnotes and endnotes, and reference lists.

Citation Management Tools

Citation Management Support

IUB Libraries supports the use of EndNote and Zotero as citation managers. 

  • EndNote is free through IUware (a great tool for getting other programs for free with your IU credentials) or can be purchased by individuals. 

  • Zotero is free to all, with costs for upgraded storage. 

Print & Electronic Resources from IU Libraries