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Searching for Your Theorist's Articles

When searching for primary sources in databases - articles written by the theorist you've selected:

  • Use the Author selection from the drop down menu
  • Consider that the way the author's name appears in databases has directly to do with how the journal shows it - so you may need to try searching in more than one way:

Requesting a Book by Your Theorist

If your theorist's primary source is a book, and we don't have it in the EKU Libraries's collection, you may request it for free from Library Express/Interlibrary Loan.  Here's how:

Please be sure to request this well in advance to allow for mailing time.  It may take two weeks or more.

Restricted Sources

Sources which may not be used include:

  • Wikipedia
  • RN Magazine
  • Nursing______(year)
  • Websites as one of the primary references