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NURS 1161: History of Nursing Presentation: Starting your Research

A guide to recommended sources for the History of Nursing presentation in NURS 1161.

Starting your Research

This guide will help in finding information for your presentation on nursing history in NURS 1161. Start your research early enough so that you will have time to use all the available sources.

Use a wide variety of sources in your research: books, encyclopedias, journal articles, and academic/professional websites. Different types of sources will provide the different types of information you'll need to write a well-researched essay.

Encyclopedias and books will provide background information and overviews
Articles and websites will provide up-to-date and specific information

This guide is organized around these different types of sources. 

Good luck with your research! 

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