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NUR4775 - Evidence Based Practices: Finding Books & eBooks

This course allows students to investigate compelling questions, evaluate current evidence, assess trends in patient outcomes, and propose feasible studies to foster the practice of evidence-based quality care.

Polk State Libraries have a rich collection of over 100,000 print titles & 100,000 eBook titles for Academic research & leisure reading purposes. The following videos will teach you how to search this vast collection effectively & efficiently.

Books & eBooks @ Polk State Libraries

  • As a student at Polk, you will need your Student ID card to check out materials. (There is no limit to how many books you can check out)
  • Check-Out periods are 3 weeks long & are renewable. (Renew 3 ways: Online, by phone call, & in person)
  • eBooks can be viewed on phones/tablets & computers. (Require you to log in to your library account)

Contacting Your Librarian

Finding Books on the Shelves

In the Library Catalog, enter your search terms and click search. In the video (see below), you will learn to use the library search engine to find books on the shelves.

Click here to search!

 
Visit Polk State Libraries on youtube!

Finding eBooks in the Online collection

In the Library Catalog, enter your search terms and click search. In the video (see below), you will learn to use the library search engine to find books on the shelves.

Click here to search!

 
Visit Polk State Libraries on youtube!

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