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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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What's New!

Apr. 21: Check out our new tutorial on how you can search for news in the Nexis Uni database (which is replacing LexisNexis).

Apr. 19: Please be aware that Ebook Central, one of our main ebook databases, will be down for maintenance for approximately five hours beginning Saturday, April 21 at 7:00PM (PDT). Make sure to plan accordingly!

Apr. 16: If you're in San Diego, check out some of the new design and programming software we installed in our classrooms for you.