Researchers Guides


The Online Public Access Catalogue must always be consulted in locating library material relevant to a particular topic  (http://hsl/opac/).  In addition, the following sources may also be used for obtaining additional information  for familiarizing yourself with a topic.  Always consult the on-duty Reader Services Librarian for assistance.
Dictionaries:  Subject dictionaries provide precise definitions of terms.
‪McGraw-Hill Nurse's Dictionary.
 [Ref RT21 .M32]  
Dictionary of Medical Terms.
[Ref R121.D53]  
Hitti's new medical dictionary, English-Arabic
[Ref R121.H53]
Handbooks:  A useful source for the quick location of facts and concise information in a particular field.  These usually cover a subject of basic or advanced level.
Forensic Nursing: a Handbook for Practice.
 [Ref RA1155 .F63]
Handbook for Focus on Adult Health: Medical-Surgical Nursing.
 [Ref RT51 .M36]
Handbook of Stress, Coping, and Health
 [Ref QP82.2 .S8 H35]
Online Journals:  Full text online journals are available.  To access it, browse HSL Web page.
The American journal of nursing
Journal of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
ANS. Advances in nursing science
Geriatric nursing
Journal of emergency nursing
The Journal of nursing administration
Journal of Nursing Scholarship
Journal of professional nursing
Nurse educator
Nursing research
Databases:  Available Online.  To access it, browse HSL Web page.
MEDLINE Complete
Proquest Central
ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source
ProQuest Health Management
ProQuest Family Health
E-Books:  Complete books are available online.  Browse HSLWeb page.
E-Dissertations:  Complete Master and Ph.D Theses are available online.  Browse HSLWeb page.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT)‎
v  For online resources researcher can automaticaly be alerted by the recent available resources after setting up Alerting Service or RSS. For help contact Reader Services Department.