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The University of Massachusetts Amherst

NUTRITN 372 Writing in Nutrition

guide to library resources for Nutrtion junior year writing course

Citation Style

For your literature review, you will be using the citation style of the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. This journal uses American Medical Association (AMA) format.

Resources from the UMass Amherst Writing Center

The UMass Amherst Writing Center, located in the Learning Commons on the Lower Level of Du Bois Library, has a page devoted to resources about various aspects of writing and research.

Academic Honesty & Plagiarism

"Academic dishonesty is prohibited in all programs of the University. Academic dishonesty includes but is not limited to: cheating, fabrication, plagiarism, and facilitating dishonesty." University of Massachusetts Amherst Academic Honesty Policy and Appeal Procedure

Here are some links for more information about avoiding academic dishonesty: