This course library guide provides links to and information about library services. It also includes suggested resources, search strategies, and research tips to support the course assignments and research needs. (All links open in a new window.)

Featured Article

Spetz, J., Skillman, S. M., & Andrilla, C. H. A. (2017). Nurse practitioner autonomy and satisfaction in rural settings. Medical Care Research and Review, 74(2), 227–235. https://doi.org/10.1177/1077558716629584

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"Rural primary care shortages may be alleviated if more nurse practitioners (NPs) practiced there. This study compares urban and rural primary care NPs..."

Immersive Learning Technologies

Demonstrates access and a basic search to find and filter more than 6,200 videos on "nursing" in AVON (Academic Videos Online).

BioDigital is a free application that visualizes anatomy, physiology, disease and treatments with dynamic, interactive 3D graphics and simulations. Explore detailed models of anatomy and health conditions. To get started, select "Individuals-Start Now" and create a FREE account, or click "Login." For subsequent visits, just log in with your own credentials. The free Biodigital account allows for 10 model views per month.