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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Health Policy and Management

resources for grad students in the Health Policy and Management track of Health Promotion & Policy

Citation Guides

Not only do you need to cite your sources, but you need to format them according to a particular style. Your instructor will often ask you to use a certain style in your paper. Here are links for more information about the styles commonly used in the health sciences:

**NOTE: Many databases provided by the Libraries will generate citations that are not always 100% accurate! When using APA or AMA style, always check the capitalization of words in the article title and the journal title to make sure they are correct.**

Writing a Lit Review?

Books on Writing & Research