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Health Sciences & Nursing RN @ Melbourne Campus

Research Sources

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Health Sciences & Nursing Databases



Search Databases A-Z

1. Enter search terms  

database search

Suggested Search Strategies

Limit search by selecting "Subject" ["drug abuse"]

Use "AND" to combine search terms ["drug abuse" AND teen*]

Use "OR" to find either search term [diet OR nutrition]

Use NOT to exclude a search term [diet not nutrition]

Use quotation marks to search a phrase ["drug abuse"]

Limit search results > Peer Reviewed, Date, Subject, etc.

Limit database search

2. From the results list > Click article title to read abstract > Link to Full-text 

Article Full Text and Abstract

3. When viewing article full-text > Click "email" envelope

email article

4. Enter Email address > Select citation format > Click send

email address and citation style

5. Review citations for necessary corrections to formatting and punctuation - APA Article Citation Examples

review citation

Search Google Scholar

"Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text or metadata of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines."

Set Library Preference > Click Google Scholar ribbon > Click Settings 

Google Scholar Settings

Click Library Links > Search Eastern Florida State College > Check boxes by EFSC options > Save

Set library links to EFSC and save

Search Google Scholar > Click Full-Text @ EFSC > Titan Sign in

results list with links to articles

Articles not accessible in Google Scholar may be requested through EFSC Library's Interlibrary Loan process

Search the Library's Catalog for Books, "on the shelf" & "online" and Videos

Type search terms, select "Library Catalog," & click search icon 

Search catalog

Limit results by "Availability" "Books," or "Videos"

Limit search results

Access the Books, "on the shelf," "online" and Videos 

Access books

Access eBooks

Access Videos

Contact Us - Health Sciences @ Melbourne Campus

Marian Smith, Associate Professor, Library Science, 321-433-5601 - Ask-A- Librarian

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