Welcome to the Subject Guide for Nursing, Medical Laboratory Science, Respiratory Therapy and Applied Health Physiology.
This subject guide is intended to be a starting point for your research on health sciences, medical, and nursing topics. Recommended databases, journals, reference tools, and websites are listed. Links are provided to electronic sources.
Databases Search library databases to find journal articles and other information sources on a topic. Some journal articles are available in full-text through the database or through FindIt links. View the tab Find Articles for a list of databases. View the tab Search Strategies for guides to database searching.
Journals Scholarly, academic, or professional journals provide articles authored by professionals in the field. Current research is often reported in scholarly journals. View the tabs Find Articles, Journals, and E-Journals in this guide for information about journals.
Reference Sources Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Handbooks and other sources to consult for information and to find bibliographic references to additional information sources.
Internet Sources Selected sites with information provided by professional associations, government agencies, educational institutions, libraries, and other authoritative sources.
This guide includes information on finding books, journal articles, government documents, and electronic resources.
Contents of Library Research Guide for NURSING
ACRL Approved Information Literacy Competency Standards for Nursing
Information Literacy Standards for Nursing - Draft 2013
A copy of the draft of standards for nursing submitted to the Association of College & Research Libraries by the Health Sciences Interest Group, 2013.