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Physical Therapist Assistant: PTA LibGuide

Resources for Physical Therapists and Physical Therapy Assistants

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Welcome - PTA LibGuide

This guide will help physical therapist assistant students work through the research process. There are links to physical therapy-related journal articles, databases, eBooks, websites, and more! 

There are links to websites that will be helpful when setting up research papers following APA format and constructing in-text citations and a reference list. See "Evaluating Material" and "Citing Sources".

If you have any questions about the resources found in this guide, please do not hesitate to contact the library ( and speak with a librarian.


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