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Testing and Assessment Resources: Citation Guides

Citing articles from a Library database

Sample citation in APA format for articles retrieved from the Library's CINAHL database:

With DOI:

Cochrane, T. (2009). Unnecessary time pressure in refusal of life-sustaining therapies: fear of missing the opportunity to die. American Journal of Bioethics, 9(4), 47-54. doi:10.1080/15265160902718857

Without a DOI therefore referencing the journal site :

Gerber, L. (2007). The sacred path. Nursing, 37(5), 43. Retrieved from

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