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Lehigh University Libraries - Library Guides

BIOS 251: Writing and Biological Sciences

Fall 2020


RefWorks is a web-based program that helps you gather, organize, store, and generate citations and bibliographies.

Currently, there are two active versions of RefWorks: Legacy RefWorks and New RefWorks. See the "RefWorks - Versions" page below for login links, LibraryGuides, and support options for both versions of RefWorks.

Writing Resources

This webpage has sections about: What is Plagiarism?; Why Do We Cite?; Tips for Preventing Plagiarism; Quoting and Summarizing; Paraphrasing; and Common Knowledge: .

Also, see this footnoting guide:

Journal Citation Style -- NLM

Select just one of the journal articles you found. You will put it into a National Library of Medicine citation style.

The citation example below is for this article. Look at this article, then compare to the example below, then take the article you found and render it in the same style as you see below.

*Use this site to find how to abbreviate the journal.

Make sure to include citations in your presentation for your citations, either at the bottom of the slide(s) or batched at the end of the Powerpoint. 

 Image above is from Citing Medicine: The NLM Style Guide for Authors, Editors, and Publishers [Internet]. 2nd edition.


See Citing Medicine2nd edition to see how to reference websites, books, and other resources.