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NURS 7000 Theoretical Foundations

This guide includes library and information resources available for Nursing students and faculty.

Find Books

Searching for Books

Look for a book using a title or keyword search on your topic.

  1. When you find a book that seems relevant, click on the title and then on the "Subject(s):" link to locate similar books.
  2. Copy down the call number and location.
  3. Go to your floor and locate the book (check with User Assistance if you have problems)

Locating Books

Nursing and medical books can be located using our online catalog, called Catalog Classic. Author, Title, Subject, & Keyword searches are often the best ways to locate materials.  Generally, books on Nursing will be located on the 4th floor of McWherter Library under the Library of Congress classification numbers beginning with RT. Other call numbers of interest include:

R  Medicine, general RA  Public aspects of medicine
RB  Pathology RC  Internal medicine
RD  Surgery RE  Opthtalmology 

RG  Gynecology & obstetrics     

RJ  Pediatrics
RL  Dermatololgy RM  Therapeutics; pharmacology
RS  Pharmacy RT  Nursing



Sample of printed books