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Nursing Research Guide: Background

This guide provides help in find reliable nursing information, describes library article databases, books and reputable web sites. In addition help in APA citing and Evidence Based Practice are linked.

What is this page for?

This page provides resources for background and related information

In the Library Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Nursing News

Links to information to what is happening in the nursing world:

  • Nursing Insider News from the American Nurses Association which is the premier organization representing the interests of the nation's 3.6 million registered nurses. ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting a safe and ethical work environment, bolstering the health and wellness of nurses, and advocating on health care issues that affect nurses and the public. ANA is at the forefront of improving the quality of health care for all.
  • Nursing News, Stories & Articles from, OnCourse Learning.
  • Nursing News from Nursing Times which is the voice for the nursing community and the leading source of nursing news and best practice in the United Kingdom. We unite nurses and student nurses through our website, weekly print magazine, mobile, social media, face to face at events, conferences, awards ceremonies and more.

Go-To Books

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