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Citing Sources


The Gypsy Nurse. (2018, July 25). Travel nursing: Experiences of travel nurses around the world

     [Blog post]. Retrieved from


  • Do not italicize the titles of posts or comments on blogs or Twitter 


St. Mary Medical Center [stmarymed]. (2018, July 23). Care. Technology. Simple human

     kindness.#ThatsOurMission [Tweet]. Retrieved from

  • Include the Twitter username in brackets, followed by the post date

  • Use the “copy link” function in Twitter to obtain the direct link for the Tweet

Message Posted to an Online Forum

  • Include the author's name (or screen name) and the exact date of posting.
  • After the date, include the "thread" name or "subject line."
  • Don't italicize the title.
  • Include the URL where the posting can be retrieved.
  • Include the list name where the discussion was posted if this information is not part of the URL.

pspecht. (2009, February 9). Re: Brilliant things teachers do with technology [Online forum comment]. Retrieved


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