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NURS 70630: Research & Methods for Evidence-based Practice: Home

What's in This Guide

This guide is designed to provide an overview of library resources and information on locating health-related journal articles.

Getting Started: Description and links to general library resources.

Getting Books: Locating and getting copies of useful books.

About Articles: They are not all the same: What is appropriate for college-level research?

Basic Search Strategies: What is a database? Instructions and worksheets on how to identify and locate academic journal articles using a database.

Advanced Search Strategies: Visual instructions and video tutorials for advanced search.

Obtaining Articles: What to do after you discover a useful article.

Avoiding Plagiarism & Cheating: [link out] Did you know that most students accused of plagiarism do so by accident? Learn to identify cheating and plagiarism so that it doesn't happen to you.

APA: [link out] How to use APA format & links to resources.