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Meet Your Librarians

debra

Debra Lee Boddington, M.L.S.

Assistant Professor, Librarian

Liaison and Education Librarian

501-686-6748

DLBoddington@uams.edu

Susan SteelmanSusan Steelman, M.L.I.S

Associate Professor, Librarian

Head of Education & Reference

501-686-6737

SteelmanSusanC@uams.edu

Finding Articles

CINAHL Plus with Full-Text
Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature.
The premiere research article database
for nursing literature. tutorial

PubMed
The most comprehensive resource for locating
biomedical journal articles and contains significant
nursing and nursing-related research
that compliments CINAHL. tutorial

PsycInfo
Journal literature related to psychosocial aspects
of allied health, patient care, mental health,
and medicine. tutorial

more eResources…

Finding Books

eBooks
Browse or search by title options, subject, ISBN,
DOI. For subject searching, select from the drop
down box “Title Contains ALL Words”. Use a term
with the truncation symbol * for variations of a root
word (such as diet* will search for diet, diets, dietetic).

Print Books
Search the UAMS Library Catalog by title or topic
such as: Nutrition, Palliative care, Geriatric Nurs*
(truncation symbol * looks for nurse, nurses, nursing)

Finding Journals

eJournals
Browse or search by title options, subject, ISSN,
DOI, PubMed ID. For subject searching, select
from the drop down box “Title Contains ALL Words”.
Use the truncation symbol * for variations of a root word
(such as diet* will search for diet, diets, dietetic).

Print Journals and ejournals not in eJournals page.
Search the UAMS Library Catalog by title, keyword, subject, etc.

Writing & Citing

Grammar & Composition (OWL Purdue)

APA Formatting & Style Guide (OWL Purdue)

Plagiarism & Copyright

Scholarly Publishing Guidelines

Drug & Clinical Summary Resources

Lexi Comp
Point of care source for pharmacology and clinical information. Clinical applications include drug interactions, tablet & capsule identification, medical calculations and patient advisory leaflets.
tutorial


MICROMEDEX
Referenced information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine. (on campus only)

Clin-eguide
Point-of-care tool that provides coverage in the areas of clinical, drug, & guidelines.


DynaMed

Daily updated point of care summaries in outline form of diseases, disorders, and symptoms, with treatment & histories. Calculators.
tutorial


UpToDate

Concise summaires in article form. topic reviews of published evidence with recommendations for patient care.
tutorial

more clinical resources…

EBP Resources

Cochrane Library
Find systematic Reviews

National Guideline Clearinghouse
Evidence-based clinical practice guidelines with links to full-text guidelines when available.
tutorial

TRIP (Turning Research Into Practice) Database
Simultaneously search for systematic reviews, practice guidelines, medical image databases, e-textbooks, etc.

Guides

Guide to Locating Test & Instruments

Guide to Health Statistics

Guide to Grey Literature

RefWorks Central

more guides…


Additional Resources

Image Resources

Mobile Devices & Resources

UAMS College of Health Professions Home Page

Blackboard

Active Learning Center (ALC) Schedule