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An online degree completion program that offers registered nurses an efficient way to enhance their ability to provide quality patient care while strengthening their value in the fast-growing nursing profession.

What is APA Style?

APA Style is a standardized writing format, established by the American Psychological Association, which you may need to follow when submitting projects or papers. If you have questions about APA formatting, look at our APA Style Guide.


RefWorks is a powerful online research management tool designed to help you easily gather, organize, store and share your research and to instantly generate citations and bibliographies. See our RefWorks research guide for information about using refworks. 


Recommended Nursing Databases

If you are looking for articles on a given topic, you will need to look in one of our specialized article databases for nursing.  See our list of nursing databases for our suggestions of the best databases to use for nursing research.

Good places to start are:

Nursing Database Search Box

You can type your search in the search box below to search CINAHL Plus with Full Text, Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition and MEDLINE with Full Text together.

Check both the "full-text" and "peer-reviewed" boxes below the search box to ensure that any articles found are considered scholarly, meaning they have a scientific or research basis and are written by and for professionals in the field.

Research databases
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