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Off Campus Library Services at Indiana Wesleyan University

OCLS RNBS Orientation

An essential skill as you pursue your degree at IWU is the ability to locate and obtain high-quality information. It can be as arduous as climbing a mountain and if you don't stay on the path you can certainly get lost. Knowing what tools to use to help you along the way will help you to conquer the heights of research!

The following resources will introduce you to the process of researching quality, nursing specific books, journal articles and other types of information. In addition, you'll learn how to efficiently access and navigate several key computer databases.

Workshop Three for NUR320 

View recorded session to get a general overview of the Off Campus Library Services (OCLS) web site. You will be using it a lot as you begin your journey towards your degree. Make sure that you have your 14-digit library access number available. You should have received it via email to your university email account. If you do not have it, please request it from that address by going to the Request Form.

Workshop Four for NUR320

During this workshop, an OCLS librarian will be joining you in your Blackboard classroom and will be available to answer questions and provide new information relating to library research. These PowerPoints will be helpful as you begin to navigate the nursing databases.

 Workshop Five of NUR320

In this workshop, you will begin to put together searching for resources in one of the nursing databases and taking a citation for an article you found and using APA writing style to create the Referneces entry.  

Contact us for assistance: (800) 521-1848, OCLS Email Form.

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