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NUR 110: Introduction to Nursing

Quoting Quality Sources

public health passage highlighted

Highlight, take notes, and otherwise mark up articles from quality sources, peer reviewed, if possible. Quote or paraphrase what you find, giving credit to the authors.  

Databases for Nursing

nursing results available in SAGEThe nursing search within SAGE reference draws from eReference entries like this one.

Search Tips

Some tasks can be made easier with advanced search settings. Assignments often call for the exclusive use of Nursing Journals published in the United States

For CINAHL, scroll down to Journal Subset, and select "Nursing."

journal subset nursing

To the right of Journal Subset, you will find Geographic Subset, which you can set to "USA."

geographic subset USA

Return to the search box above and run your search. You should see this box to the left of your results:

journal and geographic subset nursing

Nursing Journals through Ovid

Access the collection of select nursing journals through Ovid (Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins publications) to view titles such as the American Journal of Nursing, Computers, Informatics and Nursing, Holistic Nursing Practice, Strength and Conditioning Journal, and more. 

AJN journal, with a selection of Full Text Access and Journals@Ovid

You can search for specific terms in a particular journal or select articles from the issue of your choice.

searching AJN for "Pressure Ulcer"

Tutorial: How to find articles