This guide has been designed to assist students & faculty with nursing research. Use this guide to learn:
The Explore RSU Libraries search box on the library website searches all the library's resources in one place including books/ebooks, scholarly and news articles, streaming video, and government publications.
This is a list of the most relevant library databases for nursing research. If you find an article citation with no link to the full text article, you may request the article through interlibrary loan.
Other Relevant Databases
AHRQ's National Guideline Clearinghouse
A public resource for summaries of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines. AHRQ is the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
The Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool provides access to reports, data, and analysis of NIH funded research activities, including information on NIH expenditures and the results of NIH supported research. NIH stand for National Institute of Health.
Database for evidenced based medicine (EBM)
This resource differs from the Cochrane Library. If you need a full text article, send an email to email@example.com to request that RSU Libraries get the article for you through RSU's Interlibrary Loan Service.
A database of privately and publicly funded clinical studies conducted around the world.
Nursing research from NIH.
Find clinical studies and systematic reviews. Systematic reviews are useful for evidence based practice because they evaluate evidence.