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Get an Overview of Your Topic
Tips on How to Study
Begin your research by seeking some general background information about your topic using reference resources. Some reference resources will be available in print in the library. Other reference resources are available electronically. This page will guide you with both types of reference resources.
For a brief "to go" library research tip sheet for Nursing, here is the handout:
How to Study and Write for Nursing
This site links to other sites on test taking tips and strategies, study skills, terminology, pronunciation, care plans, writing techniques, citing sources and more. The links emphasize skills particularly useful for Nursing students.
Get To Know Your Topic
Cinahl Nursing Database - Use the Quick Lessons and Evidence Based Care Sheets at the top of the Cinahl Screen for overviews