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Writing & Citing: Formatting in AMA Style

Learn how to format your paper in AMA style.

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Writing & Citing: Formatting in AMA Style

AMA Manual of Style 11th Edition

"The 10th edition of the AMA Manual of Style brings this definitive manual into the 21st century with a broadened international perspective and expanded electronic guidelines...More than a style manual, this extensively peer-reviewed, 10th edition offers invaluable guidance on how to navigate the dilemmas that authors and researchers and their institutions, medical editors and publishers, and members of the news media who cover scientific research confront in a society that has thrust these issues center stage." ~ About the AMA Style Manual

GOAL: Upon completion of the class, participants should be able to utilize AMA style to format their research papers, particularly their citations.

OBJECTIVES: By the end of the session, participants should be able to:

  • Create in-text citations using AMA style.
  • Create a bibliography of various resource types (e.g. books, journal articles, webpages, etc.) using AMA style.