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Library subject guide for nursing, midwifery, AHPs, health and social care

Welcome - Library guide for the School of Health and Social Care (SHSC)

Students at Sighthill

Welcome to this subject guide for students and staff from the School of Health and Social Care.

Your clinical skills as a health and social care practitioner are grounded in evidence based practice. This LibGuide will direct you to the most useful search tools for finding research based literature/evidence, academic sources. grey literature, and reliable health statistics, and show you how to get the best out of these tools for your studies and professional practice.

As your Subject Librarian I can support you with:

  • Finding and accessing books, journal articles, and other sources 

  • Using online databases and search engines

  • Effective search strategies and techniques

  • Literature reviewing

  • Evaluating information

  • Referencing

  • Reference management tools and software

Library & Searching Skills - Student Support Sessions

Come along to a Library event or workshop to help you improve your academic and study skills. Check the calendar to see what’s on and book your place by filtering down the category to undergraduates, postgraduates, or staff. 

Need help with academic writing skills and critiquing ?

Have a look at the Academic Skills pages on myNapier. There are online resources to help you develop your writing skills and they also offer bookable online Webex one to one sessions.

Subject Librarian - Health and Social Care

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Maria King
Emails go to our general Library email address so we can reply to you, or pass your enquiry to the Subject Librarian as quickly as possible.