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Nursing & Allied Health Subject Guide: Reference

Find library resources for nursing & allied health fields - articles, books, websites, videos, and more.

undefinedReference sources (subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, almanacs, atlases) give concise introductions to topics and can be an excellent starting point for information.

Use them to:

       1. explore topics for research

       2. get background information    

       3. explain unfamiliar ideas and terminology

Virtual Reference Sources

Gale Virtual Reference Library & CREDO Reference are reference databases with hundreds of subject-specific encyclopedias, dictionaries, & other reference works.

Credo Reference

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Credo Reference helps you build your research vocabulary with dictionaries, glossaries, thesauri, and other reference materials.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Selected Nursing Reference Works

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