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Nutrition and Food Science

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APA Help

The Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging Department uses the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association as its style and citation choice. The 6th edition (2009) of the Publication Manual is the most current edition. 

The 6th edition is available at the 2nd floor Reference Desk. Also, please feel free to email me with specific questions or check out these APA related websites:

Apa style 6th cover Publication manual of the American
     Psychological Association (6th
ed.). (2009). Washington, D.C.:
     American Psychological

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Refworks is software that helps you manage your citations:

"RefWorks -- an online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies."

See the SJSU Tutorial and the RefWorks Tutorial for further information.

You need to set up an account as an SJSU Student: RefWorks Account (tutorial)








RefWorks: How to import from PubMed & Web of Science