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This guide is intended to serve nursing students - grad students, BSN students and nursing faculty - in helping to locate important library resources.

Xan Goodman, Nursing, Allied Health & Community Health Sciences Librarian

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Xan Goodman, Nursing, Allied Health & Public Health Librarian
Lied Library
Office 1184

Getting Started

This guide is intended to help you with your library research. You will find databases, journals, ebooks, reference books and selected datasets to help with assignments, or provide background information on important nursing subject areas.

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What is Nursing?

The American Nursing Association defines nursing as: 

"Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities, prevention of illness and injury, facilitation of healing, alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response, and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations."

Best Bets

Here are some good places to start your research.

Clinical Resources

Here are some recommended resources for use in clinical settings. 

Online Education Students

Online Education Students will need to activate their accounts before being able to use library resources.

Activate Your Library Account

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