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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 and the College of Nursing with an introduction to the main resources available through the SHU Library and how to effectively utilize them for research. It can also serve as a refresher for students who have already been introduced to library resources and essential database search strategies.  

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

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

This self-paced module is made up of a combination of videos, tutorials, and checkpoints, and is designed to be completed in about one hour.