NURS 300 - Reading & Writing in Nursing Studies

In-Class Quiz #1

A good database to help you begin to understand the basics of a topic, that is, "get the lay of the land", is: 

In-Class Quiz #1
Wikipedia: 2 votes (0.82%)
PubMed: 18 votes (7.35%)
Gale Virtual Reference Library: 138 votes (56.33%)
CINAHL: 87 votes (35.51%)
Total Votes: 245

In-Class Quiz #2

The database used to definitively verify if a journal is peer reviewed is:

In-Class Quiz #2
Ulrich's Global Serials Directory: 167 votes (72.93%)
Gale Virtual Reference Library: 11 votes (4.8%)
CINAHL: 51 votes (22.27%)
Total Votes: 229

In-Class Quiz #3

What is the name of the main database used in the field of nursing?

In-Class Quiz #3
PubMed: 23 votes (9.43%)
Nursing Resource Center: 13 votes (5.33%)
Health Reference Center Academic: 4 votes (1.64%)
CINAHL: 204 votes (83.61%)
Total Votes: 244