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Nursing Tools

Core Databases

What's in this Guide?

Find Articles: Databases for finding articles & searching the literature.

Clinical Nursing Tools: Links to UpToDate, ExitCare, drug info, & more.

Resources for EBP: Tools for supporting & learning about Evidence-Based Practice (EBP).

Clinical Practice Guidelines: Resources for finding guidelines based on the best evidence.

E-Books: Full-text E-Books @ Duke. Arranged by topic / nursing specialty.

Anatomy: Resources for learning anatomy.

APA Style: Links to APA Style guides & tutorials.

Reference Management: Resources for organizing references & inserting formatted bibliographies into papers.

Mobile Apps: Apps for general medical resources, drug information, productivity, & more.

NCLEX Resources: Get information about the NCLEX and find resources.

Library Help: Library tutorials & tips for searching PubMed, CINAHL, & more.

Liaison to Duke School of Nursing


Jamie Conklin, Liaison to School of Nursing

Office Hours:
Time: Mon. 11:30 AM - 1 PM; Tues. 1 PM - 2 PM; Thurs. 11:30 AM - 1 PM;
Fri. 12 PM - 2 PM
Place: School of Nursing Atrium

Contact Information: 919.660.1120 and

Liaison to Duke Hospital Nursing and Watts School of Nursing


Beverly Murphy, Liaison to Hospital Nursing

Office Hours:
Time: 1st & 2nd Thurs. monthly, 11:30 AM - 1 PM
Place: DUH Suite 1300 (past Starbucks)

Can't make office hours? Email me for an appointment