An essential skill as you pursue your degree at IWU is the ability to locate and obtain high-quality information. It can be as arduous as climbing a mountain and if you don't stay on the path you can certainly get lost. Knowing what tools to use to help you along the way will help you to conquer the heights of research!
The following resources will introduce you to the process of researching quality, nursing specific books, journal articles and other types of information. In addition, you'll learn how to efficiently access and navigate several key computer databases.
Databases for Nursing
These presentations will be helpful to you as you begin to navigate the nursing databases.
Additional Helps for Students
Some additional topics for understanding academic research and APA are available below.