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Library basics

Please see UBC Library Informatics for Nursing for an introduction to UBC Library.

Also, below are two handouts sharing top tips and a glossary of library terms:

NURS 504 class - February 2nd, 2023

In preparation for class (February 2, 2023), students review prior to class:

1) UBC Library Informatics for Nursing

2) Introduction to CINAHL (videos)

3) Using PubMed in Evidence Based Practice 

The skills developed in this class are of particular use for the class assignments and also for your future culminating projects, theses or dissertations. It is directly useful for nursing graduate students working on scoping reviews.

Class Slides and Handouts


Practice Session - February 9th 10:30-12:00 via Zoom

In preparation for the practice session on February 9th via Zoom, create and save your draft search in CINAHL.

Use this step-by-step guide to create a structured search in CINAHL: