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How to Read a Citation
It is important to be able to recognize information that CINAHL records contain, as this will help you to locate and cite information. There are two types of records that you'll encounter: the simple, or results page record, and the detailed record. Both contain everything that you need in order to cite the article.
We'll begin by exploring the simple record. Roll over each of the fields in the record below to learn more about the information provided.