ERIC Number: ED282766
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1987-Feb
How to Use Current Medical Literature and APA Format Style.
Directives and guidance in obtaining current medical literature are provided in this publication with special emphasis given to locating material in the Portland, Oregon area. The uses and types of periodical indexes are identified and periodical index citation examples are indicated. Explanations are offered on: (1) how to conduct an effective index search; (2) tips on search techniques; (3) locating periodicals; (4) evaluating the quality of information; and (5) using the American Psychological Association (APA) format. Examples of citations employing the APA format are included. (ML)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Portland Community Coll., OR.