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Subject Guides

Graduate Nursing Guide: Home

The Graduate Nursing Guide is designed to be a one stop guide for all graduate nursing majors. It offers database tutorials, reference lists for different subjects, and citation assistance.


Welcome Graduate Nurses!

Welcome to your library orientation for the graduate nursing program! This guide will introduce you to some of the library resources you will need to successfully complete your course assignments. The guide contains information about how to find professional nursing journals, how to access and search the library's subscription databases, important links, and lists of information you will need.

Use the tabs along the top of the guide to navigate to other pages. Click the Database Tutorials tab above, to view videos and help sheets on database searching.



Online Resources

The importance of reading about nursing research

The following article provides helpful guidelines and tips about reading and evaluating nursing research articles.

Kaplan, L. (2012). Reading and critiquing a research article - American Nurse Today. Retrieved May 20, 2015, from


OneSearch Tutorial

Watch this tutorial to learn more about OneSearch. 


Lee & Jim Vann Library

Pope John Paul II Center

First and Second Floor

Room 101 & 201