If you are a distance education student, be sure to use the Online Writing Center. Note - you will need to use your myUSD login. The Writing Center's free workshops are available from the Online Writing Center; go to Communications and then select Collaborate Ultra. The Writing Center also has videos on citation styles.
In the allied health fields, the most popular citation style is the APA Style (American Psychological Association). When writing a research paper it is important to properly cite your resources. This online guide will help you with your citations.
Consider using a citation management software, such as EndNote, to simplify the process of collecting, organizing, and formatting your citations. The Libraries offers group instruction or individual consultation for EndNote