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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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