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NUR 312 - Health Assessment Throughout the Lifespan

This is a guide on using library resources to find information about diseases, including the etiology and treatment. The guide is designed to help you research topics and questions addressed in your case study assignments.

WELCOME TO THE LIBRARY WEBSITE

Library Services

The Library resources and services you will need for N312 can be accessed from the AU Libraries' website. A list of Library services can be found by clicking on Find Library Services in the middle of the page

 

Library Resources

AU Library Resources (books, articles, videos, and more) can be accessed from the OneSearch box in the middle of the Libraries' homepage:


                                



Many resources can also be accessed remotely by using your Adelphi login and password.

 

Research Help

If you select Advanced Search and then click on Guides and Tutorials:

 

You will find a list of Research Guides (like this N312 guide). There are other guides you may also find helpful such as the Intro to Nursing Resources general guide. To find a guide on a specific topic, click on Guides and Tutorials and select a subject.  

WHAT KIND OF INFORMATION ABOUT THE DISEASE DO YOU NEED?

A. Diagnosis, causes (Etiology)
B. Treatment
 

FINDING THE INFORMATION

A. Find journal articles on the topic in library databases (see Articles/ Databases tab, to the right)

B. What kind of publications?

     - Peer reviewed articles
     - Evidence-based care sheets