Resources for: Nursing
The Nursing Department at ECUhas an extensive collection readyto help them.Many of our nursing resourcesare online, which makes studyingat a distance, or at night, mucheasier.Databases for nursing includeMEDLINE and CINAHL, which arefull of the latest medical research,
journals, legal cases, clinical innova-tions, critical paths, drug records,research instruments and clinical
trials. Even though they’re con-
stantly updated, they havearchives going back to the1940s.
There are also e-books availa-ble 24/7 through the librarycatalog. These range fromgeneral handbooks & encyclo-pedias to in-depth treatments
of medial care’s social aspects.
You can check out some coolthings at the library in-person,as well. Everything from medi-cal dictionaries and dosagecalculations to biographies andpersonal accounts of nurses inthe profession, share theshelves. Just look for call num-bers starting with RT when
you’re in the book stacks.
Check out all sorts of coolresourceson your librarypage,or visit the library andget a tour for yourself. If you
can’t get to the library, be sure
to find one that speaks to you, onanything from funding the arts todoping in sports. This is an essential
if you’d like something citable forintroductory papers, or if you’d
just like toknow whatpeople in thegovernment arereading to staycurrent.Find this and more at thee-resourcespage on the library website.
If you’ve ever wanted to know
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or look through topics
for reserves, though. We canput items on online reserves,so they can be accessed even
when the library isn’t open.
The process is simple. An in-structor gives us the item theywant on reserve. We scan aportion of the item
one chapter’s worth or 10% of
the work, whichever is small-Reserves are a service that thelibrary offers to make materialsmore accessible to students.They walk into the library, tellthe student assistant behindthe Circulation Desk theircourse number & professor,and they can check out materi-als for a set amount of time.
There’s an even easier option
if the item is currentlycopyrighted. If it is out of cop-yright, we can put up thewhole item in its entirety.If you are interested in puttingitems on electronic reserves,contact theCirculation De-partment.
Service: Electronic Reserves
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