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Nursing Community Assessment Paper: Nursing Citation Examples

Citation Examples

At a Glance Nursing Citations (please refer to the full APA handout for full example list)

One Author

Karch, A. (2015). Lippincott nursing drug guide. Wolters Kluwer.

         In-text parenthetical citation: (Karch, 2015, p. 32).

            In-text narrative citation: Karch, (2015)

A Book by Two to Twenty Authors

Wittenberg, E., Goldsmith, J., Ragan, S. & Parnell, T. (2020) Communication in palliative nursing: The COMFORT model. Oxford University Press.

In-text parenthetical citation: (Wittenberg et al., 2020).

                In-text narrative citation: Wittenberg et al. (2020)

Anthology or Works with Chapter Authors

Shaw, T. (2013) Approaches to practice development. In McCormak, B., Manley, K. & Titchen, A. (Eds.), Practice development in nursing and healthcare. (pp. 65-70). Wiley-Blackwell.

In-text parenthetical citation [specific page]: (Shaw, 2013, p. 67).

In-text narrative citation: Shaw (2013)

Editor

Birzer, M.L., & Cromwell, P.F. (Eds.). (2017). In their own words: Criminals on crime: An anthology. Oxford University Press.

            In-text parenthetical citation: (Birzer & Cromwell, 2017).

            In-text narrative citation: Birzer & Cromwell (2017)

Website (Corporate Author)

National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. (2020, April 28). Honoring health – What your community needs to know about COVID-19 – April 2020. Honoring Health: Resources for American Indians and Alaska Natives. U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, National Institutes of Health. https://www.niams.nih.gov/newsletters/aian-newsletter/2020/aian-newsletter-april-2020

First Time In-text parenthetical citation: (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases [NIAMSD], 2020). Subsequent citations: (NIAMSD, 2020).

In-text narrative citation: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases  (2020)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2018, January 23). People at high risk of developing flu-related complications. https://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/disease /high_risk.html

First Time In-text parenthetical citation: (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [CDC], 2018). Subsequent citations: (CDC, 2018).

In-text narrative citation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2018)

Library Resources Online – Journal Articles 

With DOI

Dimka, J. & Mamelund, S.-E. (2020). 1918 Influenza outcomes among institutionalized Norwegian populations: Implications for disability-inclusive pandemic preparedness. Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research, 22(1), 175–186. https://doi.org/10.16993/sjdr.725                               

In-text parenthetical citation: (Dimka & Mamelund, 2020, p. 177).

In-text narrative citation: Dimka and Mamelund (2020)

No DOI

Thompson, M. (2005, December 2). Hidden in plain sight. The Chronicle of Higher Education, 52(15). https://link.gale.com/apps/doc/A147067303/EAIM?u=lincclin_phcc&sid=

EAIM&xid=35e2f9f3

In-text parenthetical citation: (Thompson, 2020).

In-text narrative citation: Thompson (2020)

HealthyPeople 2020

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. (2018). Maternal, infant and child health. Healthy People 2020. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/maternal-infant-and-child-health/objectives

First in-text parenthetical citation:

(Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion [ODPHP], 2018).
Subsequent in-text parenthetical citation:  (ODPHP, 2018).

First in-text narrative citation:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (ODPHP, 2018)
Subsequent in-text narrative citation:  ODPHP (2018).

Note: If citing multiple pages from the same website use example below:

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. (2017a, March 27). Heart disease and stroke. Healthy People 2020. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/heart-disease-and-stroke

Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. (2017b, March 27). Mental health. Healthy People 2020. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/leading-health-indicators/2020-lhi-topics/Mental-Health

Following in-text parenthetical citations only after doing the full title first can be: ODPHP (2017a) and (ODPHP (2017b) respectively

U.S. CENSUS INFORMATION

U.S. Census Bureau. (n.d.). U.S. and world population clock. U.S. Department of Commerce. Retrieved July 3, 2019, from https://www.census.gov/popclock/

In-text parenthetical citation: (U.S. Census Bureau, n.d.)

In-text narrative citation: U.S. Census Bureau. (n.d.)

Google Maps

Google. (n.d.). [Google Maps directions for driving from Ybor City, Florida, to Clearwater, Florida]. Retrieved October 29, 2020, from https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Ybor +City,+Tampa,+FL/Clearwater,+Florida/@28.0050388,82.6767358,12z/data

             =!3m1!4b1!4m13!4m12!1m5!1m1!1s0x

             88c2c504456270f7:0x958eb953b297f6f4!2m2!1d82.4259518!2d27 .9645757!1m5!1m1!1s0x88c2f1fde274bb19:0x75a9dfd1d23c92fb!2m2!1d-82.8001026! 2d27.9658533?hl=en

In-text parenthetical citation: (Google, n.d.).

In-text narrative citation: Google (n.d.)

Personal Communication (Do not need to appear on the work cited only next to the citation)

In-text parenthetical citation: (J. Smith, personal communication, November 23, 2020).

In-text narrative citation: J. Smith (personal communication, November 23, 2020)

Data Set with Changing Variables

(In your reference citation you will include only the general URL.)

DemographicsNow. (2020). Business comparison report: 5 miles PHSC West Campus, 5 miles PHSC Porter Campus [Data set]. Retrieved October 29, 2020 from https://dnow.gale.com/dnow/?p=DNOW&u=lincclin_phcc

Because the search does not generate a stable URL, in your in-text citation you will have to describe the following so that the reader can recreate the search if necessary:

• where they searched (PsycINFO, Web of Science, DemographicsNow),
• the criteria for the search,
• how they used the search, and
• what they did with the results.

In-text parenthetical citation: (DemographicsNow, 2020).

In-text narrative citation: DemographicsNow (2020)