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Special Topic: Nursing Theorists: Choosing a Nursing Theorist for Your Project

How to Find Books about Nursing Theorists

Need to find out more about nursing theorists in order to choose one for a class project?

Look for books in the KentLINK library catalog! Do a "Subject" search using the term  "nursing models" using the "Books & More" search box on the University Libraries' homepage.


When a Book is NOT Available through KSU

You might be able to borrow the book from one of members of OhioLINK, the statewide information consortium of academic libraries. When KentLINK shows that the book you need is not available:

  • Click on the OhioLINK Central button at the top of the KentLINK screen to search for this book in the OhioLINK Library Catalog. OhioLINK Central 
  • If the OhioLINK catalog search indicates there are "Available" copies of the book, click on the request button.
  • You will be asked to identify your institution and then to supply your FlashLine credentials. Also, you will choose where you want to pick up your book. You can choose an institution and location convenient for you, including your dorm or departmental office.
  • Click "Submit." You can expect books to be delivered to your designated pick-up location in 3-5 business days.

Web Resources about Nursing Theorists

You might find these academic and commercial websites useful for finding information about nursing theorists and their nursing models!

Recent Books in the University Libraries' Collection about Nursing Theorists