Academic journals usually have two types of articles:
Research Studies will often have these distinct sections:
Check to see if the article has a METHODS section and a RESULTS section. If it DOES NOT have these two sections IT IS NOT A RESEARCH STUDY.
Disregard all cost information. Viewing articles and taking the post test are free as long as you are only giving the results to your instructor.
1. Go to Academic Search Premier, a database which covers many subjects including nursing.
2. In order to limit your search to the two relevant Nursing Journals in this database, you will need to add the title in quotations to your other search terms:
DO NOT SEARCH FOR MORE THAN ONE JOURNAL TITLE AT A TIME. You will need to do a separate search for each journal title.
3. If you don't find what you need in one journal, search the other journal listed using the same instructions.
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