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Health Sciences Library Research Module

Welcome to the Health Sciences Library Research Module!

This research module is meant to provide students in the College of Health Professions, the College of Nursing, and Saint Vincent's College with an introduction to the main resources available through the SHU Library and also how to effectively utilize them for research. It is also meant to serve as a refresher for students who have already been introduced to the library resources and essential database search strategies. 

Upon completion of this research module, you will be able to:

  • Identify the major library and open web health science resources that you can utilize for research assignments 
  • Construct searches using simple and advanced strategies to find the appropriate information for your research needs
  • Recognize search tools available to you through the library's website

The module, which includes videos, tutorials, and checkpoints, is designed to be completed in an hour. You can complete it at your own pace.