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A guide for finding nursing resources and information

The resources on this page will help you gather the information you need for the Cultural Awareness Ethics and Gerontology papers. If you get stuck finding sources, please contact a librarian!

Gerontology Paper Resources

The following items for the Gerontology paper are on course reserves in the library. Ask for them at the Service Desk.

The following items are available at the NNU Library. Use the call number to locate them on the shelf on the second floor. If you can't find them, ask for assistance at either the Research Help Desk or the Service Desk. 

Cultural Awareness Ethics Case Study

The following information may be helpful when locating sources discussing how to work with a Native American family in a culturally sensitive way regarding end-of-life decisions.

 Try using these search terms in All EBSCOAll ProQuest, or Google Scholar:

  • American indians
  • native americans
  • multicultural communications 

along with these terms:

  • spirituality
  • end of life
  • palliative care
  • brain death criteria
  • advanced directives
  • after life or after-life

Cultural Awareness Resources

The following items will provide the background information you need for the Cultural Awareness Case Study. Some will be in the Reference Collection (main floor of the Learning Commons), some will be eBooks, and some will be in the main stacks (second floor of the Learning Commons). Please ask for assistance at the Research Help Desk if you cannot locate a resource!

Journal Articles & Web Documents

Scholarly Journal Articles