What is in this Guide
This guide is for Alaska nurses. It is designed to help you with research qeustions. Click on the tabs above or the links below. Please call 786-1870 or toll-free in Alaska 1-888-997-7878 if you have questions or need help.
Find Journals (By Title) -Does the library own a journal? Links on this page help you find out and also how to order specific articles from the library.
Find Books - Online books, how to request a book from the library, and more.
Evidence-Based Practice - Evidence pyramid, EBP resources, guidelines, and more.
Student Nurses - NCLEX practice exams, accredited progams, websites, and more.
Publishing Tips - Instructions for Authors; British Journal of Nursing series in 2010/2011 on publishing.
A World Without Nurses (YouTube video) - 3+ minutes video explores the value of the nursing profession.
Beyond the Surface
The first three resources are either free or available by registering with the Alaska Medical Library. Other resources can be researched by one of the medical lbirarians. Contact us by phone (786-1870 or 1-888-997-7878) or email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Alaska Medical Library
Phone: 907.786.1870 or
1.888.997.7878 (in AK)
How To Videos
How-to videos on searching the CINAHL database.
How Do I Request Articles
You can request a copy of an article from the Alaska Medical Library.
Within the nursing database CINAHL, add the items you need to the Folder, then click on the Folder icon (at the top of th page), select all the articles, then click the Email icon. Email your list to email@example.com.
You can email a list of articles to the same address, fax us a list of articles to 786-1608, or use our online form.
Photocopies (articles, book chapters) generally take one to two days, depending largely on whether the lending library can send the documents electronically.