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NURS 10050: Intro to Professional Nursing: Home

This guide will give you a short introduction to library resources available to you as a nursing student.

Orientation to Nursing Resources

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.

Intro to Professional Nursing

The focus of this course is on nursing’s development as a discipline and profession. The scope of nursing practice and the health care delivery system are discussed.

What's in this Guide

Use this guide as a starting point for your research. Use the tabs above to navigate or the links in this box:

Finding Books: How to find and order books through the library catalog.

Databases for Nursing Research: Lists of the databases you will use to find online articles.

Searching Tips for Databases and for Books: Need help searching?

Obtaining a Journal Article: Ways to obtain articles that are not online.

APA Style Manual Help: Need help citing and organizing your sources? Click here!

Community Health Assessment Tools: This page provides links to databases of statistics.

Special Topics in Nursing: This page provides links to resource guides on special topics in nursing such as evidence-based practice.

If you have any questions you can always contact me using the information under my picture, or using the chat box on this page.

Using the Library

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

Subject Guide

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