LIRN Online Library & Resources


LIRN Library

Online Library Services are provided through LIRN ‚ Library & Information Resources Network. Students can access numerous databases including the following:

LIRN Core Collection | Gale Ebooks | Gale Databases | Health & Wellness Resource Center & Alternative Health Module | ProQuest Databases | ProQuest Health & Medical Complete | The New England Journal of Medicine | Journal of the National Cancer Institute | The American Journal of Psychiatry | American Journal of Public Health

Access to your LIRN Library can be found in the FAN Student handbook.


A Guide to writing a Research Paper


A Guide to writing a Research Paper

General Format: APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. FAN uses the Purdue University OWL APA format and guidelines, more information can be found here:

APA Citation Generator

Download a MS Word template for your paper. It contains the basic structure required for APA format .