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About this Guide
Brief explanation of the pages in this guide.
Evidence Based Practice
Find Information on the EBP process, including building a PICO question to find research evidence and understanding levels of evidence to critically appraise sources.
Links to nursing research databases and other relevant online resources. Also, find strategies and tips on searching specific databases for the best results.
Quantitative & Qualitative Research
Find information on identifying and finding quantitative & qualitative research and statistics.
Provides information on the purpose of literature reviews and how to conduct them, including synthesizing sources.
Nursing Theory Resources
Strategies for finding research articles on theories and theorists, as well as, articles that use a nursing theory as a framework. Provides links to websites that give overviews of nursing theories and theorists.
Finding Health Statistics
Links to recommended health statistics sources, including U.S and international.
Guidance on APA style including how to format a paper, use in-text citations, and cite sources. Also, find information on how to avoid plagiarism.
Database Quick Links
Quick links to the most important databases for conducting nursing research. See the Finding Articles tab for a complete list of online resources with search strategies and tips.