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Background Info: Background information can be found in reference material and books provide detailed information about specific topics.
Article Databases: Use key biology databases to find new and old journal articles.
Websites: Online resources including associations, organizations and other online teaching and learning materials.
Diseases: Resources for disease identification and information.
Citations: Learn to organize your citations for easier access and properly cite in various formats.
CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health) This link opens in a new window
Index to professional literature in nursing and allied health fields including veterinary technology, medical imaging and therapies. Limited to 20 simultaneous users shared with CSU and UNC.
PubMed This link opens in a new window
Comprises more than 28 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
Alt HealthWatch This link opens in a new window
Academic, professional and consumer Information on complementary, alternative and integrated approaches to health care and wellness, including vegetarianism, massage, medicinal herbs, yoga, homeopathic medicine, hypnosis, Chinese medicine, aromatherapy, and acupuncture.
Browsing the Collection: Finding a Topic
Looking through the Library's collection of nursing materials may help you decide on a topic. Library materials are arranged by subject using call numbers. Most of the library materials in the areas of nursing, and other related areas, are assigned the call numbers as listed:
- R Medicine (General)
- R 131-684 History of medicine
- R 735-847 Medical education
- RA Public aspects of education
- RA 5-418 Medicine and state
- RA 421-790 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive medicine
- RB Pathology
- RC Internal medicine. Practice of medicine
- RD Surgery
- RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
- RT Nursing
- RZ Other Systems of medicine
Browse for books in these areas on the second floor of the Library or browse online using Skyline, the Library catalog, to search by keyword or by call number.