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Evidence-Based Practice: EBP Resources by Discipline

An introduction to Evidence-Based Practice, based on the five steps

Resources on EBP - Healthcare



  • EBP tutorial
    A step-by-step tutorial produced by the Duke University Medical Center Library and the Health Sciences Library at the University of Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  • Cochrane Evidence Essentials
    An introduction to Evidence Based Medicine, clinical trials, and Cochrane evidence, from the respected Cochrane Collaboration. Designed for consumers, policy-makers, and healthcare professionals. Free, but you need to register.
  • EPB tutorial 
    Resources on various aspects of evidence-based practice, from the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University.


  • Understanding Research Evidence (URE)
    A series of 12 videos on various aspects of understanding research evidence, including various statistical concepts, from the National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCMMT) in Canada.



  Research and evidence in practice by Erickson, S., Hodgkin, S., Karasmanis, S., & Murley, G.
  Publication Date: 2018
  Open access textbook from La Trobe University.




Resources on EBP - Nursing



Resources on EBP - Other Disciplines

Public Health (eBooks)

Dentistry (Article)

  • Durr-E-Sadaf (2019). How to apply evidence-based principles in clinical dentistry. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare12, 131–136.

Veterinary Medicine (Websites)

Psychology (Website)

Social Work (eBook)

Education (Document)

Masters, G. (2018). The role of evidence in teaching and learning. Australian Council for Educational Research.

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