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Nursing Resources : Publishing

UW Writing Center

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Writing Center assists all UW faculty, students and staff in all disciplines become more effective, more confident writers. 

You have many options to meet with a UW Writing Center Instructor:

  • Visit one of the Satellite locations
  • Email a portion of your work for review
  • Set up a Skype appointment

You may also attend a workshop, call 608-263-1993, or visit the Writing Center in 6171 Helen C. White.  

The Basics of APA Style for Manuscripts

Don't forget that CINAHL, PsycInfo, and other EBSCOHost databases can show you how to cite for your paper too.  Click on the article and then look to the right and you should see multiple options; one is "Cite".  It will list the correct citation format for APA, AMA, and others.

Choosing the Right Journal

Choosing the right journal to submit your research to is a difficult decision.  Below is a good article that points out a few factors you will need to take into consideration when slecting a potential journal for publication.