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FSN 281 Writing in Nutrition Science


This library guide introduces you to resources for your course assignments and beyond. You are always welcome to contact your librarian or use the library's 24/7 chat service if you need personalized assistance. 

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The links below provide general directions for citing sources according to American Medical Association style guidelines. You can also use citation management software to generate citations in this format automatically. More information is under Citation Tools in the left menu of this page. 

Database Tips

Pubmed Tutorials

This self-paced Pubmed tutorial provides an excellent overview of how to use the search tool.

The Pubmed Frequently Asked Questions page has short descriptions of how to use each feature.

Google Scholar

This library page describes how to access the full text of articles you find in the Google Scholar database.