Welcome to your library resource guide for Nursing 161-162! This guide will help to introduce you to library resources you will need to successfully complete your course assignments. The guide contains links to databases, e-books, and other tools you will need for this course.
The library has many books and journals available for you to use, in print and online. You can use the OneSearch search box above, to locate books, journals, DVDs and even streaming media. Enter search terms by title, keyword, or ISBN number.
Try a search using the OneSearch box above. Notice that OneSearch results include print titles and electronic book titles, which you can access directly from the library catalog. Use the search limiters along the left side of the page to narrow your results to e-books. To access e-books from off campus, you will be required to log in using your USF username and password.
The following electronic reference books are available from STAT!Ref. View the entire selection on the STAT!Ref web page.
Access the National Council of State Boards of Nursing website. Find a copy of the test plan, FAQs, and more.
The Merck Manual Professional - All Merck Manuals are now online. The professional and consumer versions are available from this link. Find the most current information you need on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, written for the health care professional.
Search CINAHL and MEDLINE using the links below. If you are connecting from off campus, log in with your USF username and password.
Access the Purdue OWL Online Writing Lab for help with using the APA citation and format style. The site contains information about in-text citations, References page, and sample APA papers.