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: 5 votes (1.78%)
PubMed: 19 votes (6.76%)
Gale Virtual Reference Library: 151 votes (53.74%)
CINAHL: 106 votes (37.72%)
Total Votes: 281

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: 184 votes (69.7%)
Gale Virtual Reference Library: 15 votes (5.68%)
CINAHL: 65 votes (24.62%)
Total Votes: 264

In-Class Quiz #3

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

In-Class Quiz #3
PubMed: 29 votes (10.14%)
Nursing Resource Center: 14 votes (4.9%)
Health Reference Center Academic: 6 votes (2.1%)
CINAHL: 237 votes (82.87%)
Total Votes: 286