Citation Guides for Health Sciences

Basic Resources

Ellis Library guide to citation styles
Includes information on citing different kinds of sources using various styles (e.g. APA, Chicago), as well as citation styles by discipline.

Medicine Guides

Citing Medicine (National Library of Medicine Recommended Formats for Bibliographic Citation)
This online manual has very specific instructions for how to properly cite a wide variety of sources.

International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) Requirements for Manuscripts Submitted to Biomedical Journals: Sample References
Descriptive list of how to properly format citations for papers submitted to biomedical journals.

American Medical Association (aka AMA manual of style)
Also available in print at the Health Sciences Library.

 

Guides at the Health Sciences Library (in library use only)

AMA (American Medical Association) – AMA manual of style : a guide for authors and editors
MU HEALTH SCIENCES LIBRARY REFERENCE — WZ 345 .A511 2007

APA (American Psychological Association)- Publication manual of the American Psychological Association
MU HEALTH SCIENCES LIBRARY RESERVE — WZ 345 .P976 2010

 

Advanced Citation Tools

EndNote and Zotero