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Health Information Technology: Get Started

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This guide will help get you started doing library research for the Doctor of Nursing Practice program. Click a link below to get started.

Find Reference Materials: Find background information on your topic.
Find Articles: Click this link for nursing-related articles and journals.
Find Books: Borrow a book from the library, or access e-books from home.
Find Videos & Images: Stream videos from home, or find and view a video in the library.
Find Websites: Use these resources from the web to complement your research.
Informatics: Get familiar with nursing informatics with these resources.
Evidence-Based Practice: Get started on evidence-based practice research with these sources.
Cite Sources: Give credit to your sources by citing properly in APA format.
More Help: Research and writing help, contact information, and more can be found here.

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For additional search options, use Advanced Search. To log into your account, see Managing Your Smart Search Account.

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Jun. 24: We've posted a new story to our blog for Library Inked, a project that highlights proud library users with tattoos. Read it and watch the interview here!

Jun. 19: Congratulations to all of our graduates! It's such an amazing and rewarding day when we finally get to see you walk. Check out this awesome view of Commencement from the press box!

Jun. 10: JSTOR, one of our favorite databases for arts and sciences, has a cool new beta feature called Text Analyzer. Simply upload a document to find related articles and books! Give it a try here.