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Provides resources, strategies and information on conducting research in nursing.


Welcome to the Nursing Research Guide, the place to start your research with links to relevant library resources, including databases of journal articles, lists of eBooks and eJournals, and tips on finding evidence-based research.

Contact your Informationist if you need assistance with:

  • Building search strategies for finding relevant journal literature, including tips on broadening or narrowing your search
  • Citing your sources and managing your citations
  • Finding other library resources for research and scholarship, teaching, and professional development
  • Curriculum-integrated instruction 

Nursing Reference Center Plus from EBSCO

Nursing Reference Center Plus provides the latest evidence-based clinical information for nursing practice, education, and research at the point-of-care. It is international in scope and includes the following features:

  • evidence-based content
  • clinically organized quick lessons
  • evidence-based care sheets
  • nursing practice & skill worksheets
  • videos that demonstrate procedures
  • skill competency checklists
  • internationally accredited continuing education modules
  • point-of-care drug information
  • patient education handouts
  • best practice guidelines
  • key reference books with searchable full text
  • detailed medical illustrations

An app is available for the iPhone/iPad/iTouch from the iTunes store.

Nursing Reference Center tutorial (9:48 mins)

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