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Nursing - Evidence-Based Practice

Books of Interest

RC 455.2 .E94 B37 2016

Helps nurses and healthcare professionals understand how to use evidence in all aspects of care, with plenty of examples and activities to help relate concepts to practice.

RT 42 .M44 2011

Serves as a guide to implementing evidence-based practice in nursing and healthcare.


Delivers current guidelines,real-life case studies, and evidence-based protocols developed by master educators and practitioners. With a focus on improving quality of care,cost-effectiveness, and outcome.

RT 48.6 .A35 2017

Helps practicing nurses and nursing students select appropriate nursing diagnoses and write care plans with ease and confidence. This convenient handbook shows you how to correlate nursing diagnoses with known information about clients on the basis of assessment findings, established medical or psychiatric diagnoses, and the current treatment plan.

eBook Collections

Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction.  "Evidence-based practice nursing" will pull up many titles of interest. 

Databases of Interest

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

To search for information that meet evidence-based practice standards, scroll down the search page - under search options, right column - will be a box for Evidence-Based Practice.  Scrolling down a little further to "Publication type" allows you to select for books, book chapters, or articles.  Under "Special Interest", you can also select evidence-based practice.

Nursing & Allied Health

To locate articles which meet EPB standards, select "advanced search" from the landing page. Type in your topic in the search box. Midway down the page is a box labeled "MeSH subject"; type in evidence-based medicine.  Then hit enter. 

Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository

The only repository solely dedicated to sharing works created by nurses. It is an open-access digital academic and clinical scholarship service that freely collects, preserves, and disseminates full-text nursing research and evidence-based practice materials.