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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: https://youtu.be/NVI91O55KdA

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