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Research Guides

Medical Library Research Guide


AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors & Editors (American Medical Association) 10th ed, 2007

APA Style (American Psychological Association) - Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Citation Styles (IUPUI University Library) - Includes other styles, such as Chicago, MLA, Turabian, etc.

Citing Medicine: NLM Style Guide for Authors, Editors, and Publishers, 2nd edition. (National Library of Medicine)


Publication Outlets for Education and/or Professional Development Scholarship and Research (IUSM Office of Faculty & Professional Affairs)

Find the highest impact journals in Journal Citation Reports


Instructions to Authors in the Health Sciences (Mulford Health Sciences Library - University of Toledo)


Turnitin is web-based plagiarism detection software that is available to instructors at Indiana University's Bloomington, Indianapolis, East, Kokomo, Northwest, South Bend, and Southeast campuses. It can be used as a deterrent or as an educational tool teaching students how to work with sources, and improve paraphrasing and quoting skills. See the Turnitin Knowledgebase entry. Turnitin can be integrated with Canvas--see the Using Turnitin with Canvas page.

Another product that is available for individuals or institutions (fee-based) is iAuthenticate.

For faculty---teaching modules on Plagiarism can be found by going to Canvas and then select Commons (left toolbar) and using the search function.


Copyright & Intellectual Property (Indiana University


Looking for classes on faculty topics? Contact the IUSM Office of Faculty & Professional Development (OFAPD) or the Center for Teaching and Learning on the IUPUI campus.