Your Brockport librarians have created tutorials and gathered resources to help you with your research. You can also try searching the internet for other tutorials on library resources for nursing (eg. how to search CINAHL Complete).
Tutorials on Databases
Watch Video: Search Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
You can watch this video to learn how to search one of the resources in Cochrane Collection Plus, the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.
Watch Video: "Search for Articles in CINAHL Complete"
You can watch this video to learn how to use the CINAHL Complete database to find articles.
Info for Online Nursing Students
How to Access Library Resources
You can watch this video to learn how to find and use the library website, how to get help from librarians, and how to find the special part of our website that is just for nursing students.
Watch Video: Drake Memorial Library Tour for Online Students
Create a PICO(T) Search Strategy
About a PICO(T) Searching Strategy
When you are ready to research a topic, you can use a PICO(T) searching strategy. This is a strategy that will help you find the best evidence about your topic, using our library's databases.
Watch both of these videos to learn how to search for articles—whether it's articles about the benefits of a BSN degree, or finding the best evidence
Watch Video: "Create a PICO(T) Search Strategy to Find Articles in a Database"
You can watch this video to learn about how to create a search strategy that will help you find the best evidence for your topic.
Find the Full Text of an Article
Watch Video: "Find the Full Text of an Article"
Watch this video to learn about key library skills and resources to track down the full text of an article.