Here you'll find information on APA citation style, evaluating sources, and how to use the Paul Meek Library to locate scholarly resources within electronic databases (collections of resources, such as articles, ebooks, videos, etc.).
PubMed comprises more than 25 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
This link will take you to the library homepage and the PML Search box. PML Search is our discovery tool - it allows you to discover useful resources from almost all of our databases, journal collections, and catalog. You can use it to find books, news articles, academic articles, peer-reviewed articles, videos, images, and much more.
This tool searches roughly 70% of all library resources, but be prepared to give yourself time to limit, sort, and find exactly what you need.
The UTM Writing Center is a wonderful source of information and assistance at all stages of the writing process, from brainstorming and assignment understanding to computers for typing and printing. They offer various style guides and tutoring.
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association is the style manual of choice for writers, editors, students, and educators in the social and behavioural sciences. It provides invaluable guidance on all aspects of the writing process, from the ethics of authorship to the word choice that best reduces bias in language. Well-known for its authoritative and easy-to-use reference and citation system, the Publication Manual also offers guidance on choosing the headings, tables, figures and tone that will result in strong, simple, and elegant scientific communication.
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (7th ed)
Call Number: On Reserve at the Circ Desk - BF76.7 .P83 2020
Publication Date: 2019
The seventh edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect best practices in scholarly writing and publishing. Dedicated chapter for new users of APA Style covering paper elements and format, including sample papers for both professional authors and student writers .New chapter on journal article reporting standards that includes updates to reporting standards for quantitative research and the first-ever qualitative and mixed methods reporting standards in APA Style. New chapter on bias-free language guidelines for writing about people with respect and inclusivity in areas including age, disability, gender, participation in research, race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, and intersectionality. More than 100 new reference examples covering periodicals, books, audiovisual media, social media, webpages and websites, and legal resources.