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Did You Know?

During the fall and spring terms, the Kent Campus University Library building is open "24/5." Flashcard is required for entry after 11 p.m. Check the daily library hours for this semester here!


In the Student Multimedia Studio on the 1st floor of the Kent Campus University Library you can get assistance with presentations, e-portfolios, graphics and more. Get the details here.


The Writing Commons on the 4th floor of the Kent Campus University Library can assist you with your writing projects. Click here to find out more about their services.

Nursing Library Orientation


Are you a NEW USER of University Libraries resources and services?

Check out the NURSING
Library Orientation Guide!

Explore this guide for an introduction to library resources and services emphasizing the resources and services most frequently used by Nursing students.

This Guide

This guide will help you find information both licensed by the Libraries and available on the free Web. Click on the tabs above to explore the pages in this guide and to find out more information about these topics:

Research Databases: Access useful databases for finding articles on Nursing topics.

Books: Identify books with information on Nursing topics.

Nursing Reference: Find information in Nursing tools.

Health Websites: Find information in web-based health sciences information resources.

APA: Use APA style in your College of Nursing papers.

Special Topics:

  • Cited Reference Searching
  • Community Health Assessment
  • Complementary and Alternative Medicine
  • Evidence-Based Practice
  • Health Care System
  • Multicultural Health
  • Nursing Theorists
  • Research Instruments & Datasets

"Need to Know" About the Library

You can find what you need to know about Kent State University Libraries and library services on these library web pages!