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LIBRARY GUIDE TO NRS 2171 - Health Promotion I

Find Books and Articles
START by exploring Library OneSearch (includes books, ebooks, academic journals, newspapers)

*Try search terms like "health promotion" AND "at risk" AND teen* (using * will get teens, teenages etc) and use facets on left to narrow by source type - choose " Limit to articles from scholarly publications, including peer-review"

Search for articles, books, and more... Suggested NURSING / HEALTH SCIENCE databases with evidence-based literature:

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff CINAHL Complete is a comprehensive and highly-authoritative database for research in nursing and health sciences. How to Export to Refworks. View the Researching with CINAHL tutorial.

Restricted to OU students, faculty, and staff Cochrane Library Collection of databases that contain evidence for healthcare decision-making.   How to export to Refworks.

Unrestricted Resource PubMed (MEDLINE) The National Library of Medicine's free interface for MEDLINE, the premier database for biomedical journal citations. How to export to RefWorks

View entire list of Nursing related databases
Library Contact
Picture: Julia Rodriguez

Julia Rodriguez
Associate Professor / Nursing, Health Sciences & Scholarly Communications Librarian

Schedule a research consultation (Fall & Winter only)

If none of the time slots work for you or if there are none available, email me directly and suggest a date & time and I will do my best to accommodate you.

Undergraduate Nursing Research Support
You can also request a research appointment for undergraduate classes from Sarah O'Brien View Appointment calendar
Sample books & ebooks
Health promotion for nurses: a practical guide 2014 Call Num: RT90.3.C53 2014
Health promotion in practice 2006 Call Num: RA427.8.H49752 2006
Integrative health promotion: conceptual bases for nursing practice  2006 Call Num: RT42.L38
Health Promotion Practice 2006 Call Num: RA427.8.H43
Health promotion in multicultural populations: a handbook for practitioners and students  2007 Call Num: RA427.8.H497515
Health promotion theory by 2006, Call Num: RA427.8.H529 
Health promotion practice: power and empowerment 2004 Call Num: RA427.8.L3
Evaluating health promotion programs2002 Call Num: RA427.8.V35
Citation Tools
Kresge Library subcriptions include free access for the OU community to RefWorks a web-based citation managment system.

Citation Style Guides:

Writing Help

The Writing Center at Oakland University will assist developing their ideas into polished final products. The Center's services are in high demand so be sure to plan ahead when scheduling an appointment.


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