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Nursing and Health Sciences Research Guide

Understanding Nursing Research

Is it Peer Reviewed?

Not sure if an article is peer reviewed? Search Ulrich's Periodicals Directory for the journal title and see if it's listed as "refereed" if it is-- great! You've got yourself a peer reviewed article!

Using Bell Library's Quick Search

The video below shows you how to conduct a quick search from Bell Library's homepage and how to access the resources you find there. 


If you want to start searching for articles in databases, you can click the Databases button under the Quick Search box on the library's homepage and select "Nursing and Health Sciences" from the Subjects drop down menu.

If you want to get directly to a database from here, you can select one of these databases to begin your search:

Textbooks Online

Here are a few go-to books to reference when you need information about drugs, diagnoses, or care plans. If you have trouble with the links below, access the database Stat!Ref and search for the title of the book you're looking for in the search box at the top of the screen.

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