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NRS160 Research Skills Guide: Home


Welcome to the NRS160 Research Skills Guide.

This guide was made for you by Charles Sturt librarians. It is designed to help you in using the Library and finding information in your nursing studies, particularly in NRS160.

It will help you to:

With your NRS160 assessments, this guide should help you to:

  • answer the quiz questions on searching for and using information (Assessment 1)
  • understand and use the CRAP Test (Assignments 1 and 3)
  • understand the process and significance of peer review (Assessment 3)
  • locate peer-reviewed journal articles on a topic (Assessment 3).

And remember to use your librarians! If you need help with anything to do with library or research, get in touch with the Library.

Wishing you all the best in your studies.

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We would love to know how this guide helps you with research in this subject! Your feedback helps us to improve our content and delivery.

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Help from a Librarian


  • Or use the NRS160 Ask a Librarian forum (in the Interact site).

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