RLO: How to conduct a literature search



Title/link Description

What is Referencing? (RLO)

An introduction to referencing and its purpose.

Using databases to find journal articles (RLO)

An introduction to online databases of journals relevant to nurses (eg CINAHL, BNI).

What are journals? (RLO)

Introduction to academic, professional, general and subject-based journals for nurses.

Advanced literature searching (RLO)

How to construct literature search enquiries using the thesaurus, focus or explode your search, use the search term taxonomy to refine your search and combine these methods into an advance search protocol. 

Referencing your work with modified Harvard (RLO)

Introduction to the modified Harvard style of literature referencing, incorporating an interactive referencing tool for students.



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