This NMU Olson Library guide to undergraduate Nursing resources was last updated: 9/15/2023
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APA Style 7th edition Reference Example for the Code:
American Nurses Association. (2015). Code of ethics for nurses with interpretive statements.
(2017 & 2019) NANDA International Nursing Diagnoses Definitions & Classification, 2018-2020; and Supplement (on Reserves in the library--ask at Desk)
Start with highly-authoritative organizational web sites
...then use a specialized search engine which finds only credible authoritative web sites:
See Library's APA guide for an example of how to format reference entry for web pages authored by
Mayo Clinic Staff, CDC, and others.
New 2020 OneSearch (advanced search screen)
Use this link to access the advanced search screen, where users may indicate which fields to search (e.g., title, author, or subject) instead of everything. Also allows the searcher to set some limits (material type such as books or journals, language, and publication years) before running the search.
HCUPnet: Healthcare Cost & Utilization Project (extensive stats!)
American Hospital Directory (many search options including specialized services)
America's Best Hospitals (rankings by U.S. News & World Report)
Local through International Statistics Resources (includes Marquette County, state of Michigan, Federal, etc.)
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Celling Your Soul (48 minutes)
Young people interacting in the digital world.
Cooked (82 minutes)
Racism of Chicago's 1995 heat disaster.
Day One (82 minutes)
Teen refugees at Nahed Chapman New American Academy transitional public school in St. Louis, MO.
Forget Me Not (Vergiss Mein Nicht) (92 minutes) - German language w/English subtitles
Caring for a mother with Alzheimer's
Refuge: Caring for Survivors of Torture (57 minutes)
Highlights five treatment/support programs in four U.S. cities.
War in the Mind (64 minutes)
PTSD of military veterans in Canada.
ESSENTIAL EVIDENCE PLUS™ & AHFS DI® ESSENTIALS™ (American Hospital Formulary Service Drug Information)
In book outline, choose Essential Evidence Topics then select organ/disease/condition.
Entries include diagnosis, etiology, prevalence, etc.
Star Model Thorough website from the U. of TX Academic Center for Evidence-based Nursing.