Answered By: Carolyn Norman
Last Updated: Apr 01, 2016     Views: 81

To find scholarly articles on elder care visit the library homepage http://library.nu.edu

Select Find Articles

In the SMART SEARCH box in the center of the page type your search terms.

Combine Synonyms with OR

Terms to search include:

  • Elder Care

  • Home Care

  • Home Health Care

  • Home Nursing

  • Adult Care Facilities

  • Nursing Care Facilities

Example: Elder Care AND (Home Nursing OR Home Health Care) AND (Adult Care Facilities OR Nursing Care Facilities)

Log in with your 9 digit NU ID

Password is your 6 digit birthdate MMDDYY

On the left side on the screen check the box to limit to Scholarly, Peer Review Articles.

Narrow by date, if needed.

Look at the SUBJECT terms on the left and check the boxes to narrow to that topic.

Review the results.  Add additional search terms to narrow and focus the results to your topic.

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