NURS 4240: Research Process in Professional Nursing

Citing Sources

APA Manual of Style

APA Style Resources

Information on APA style may be found at these websites:

Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University

Offical APA Style Guide (Published by APA)


Database Citation Feature


Many databases have an automatic citation feature that will format your citation.

After finding an article in CINAHL, look for the yellow icon on the right side of the screen.

Be sure to proofread the citation for style errors before copying and pasting into your bibliography.