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NUR 1020 - Prof. Harris-Smith: Books

An introduction to the nursing resources

Why Books?

Books are a good source in research process as they provide an overview or background information on a subject and also help to put your topic in perspective. If you don't know where to begin, use the library catalog to locate books on your topic.

Search UCL Catalog

Books are available in the U/C Library. This search box searches for books and ebooks.


Note: You may need to log in. Your Borrower ID is your BC ID#. Your default PIN is a 4 digit code based on your birth date: MMDD. (For example, if you were born on July 04, your PIN is 0704.)

Reference Books, Circulating Books & eBooks

Source

Description

Circulating Books

A print book that can be checked out using your library card.

Reference Books

A book organized in a specific manner which allows users to easily access  information. In print format, these books can only be used in the library. In electronic format, they can be accessed remotely. Examples: Encyclopedia, Atlas

eBooks

An electronic book that can be accessed online remotely from home or anywhere off-campus.

Off-campus Access

Broward College Student ID

You must log in to use library databases, e-books, and My Account.

Borrower ID: Your BC ID#
Default PIN: A 4 digit code based on your birth date: MMDD. (For example, if you were born on July 04, your PIN is 0704.)

Need help?
Please contact the U/C Library at 954-201-6653 or 954-201-6649

Required and Recommended Course Textbooks

These materials are available at the Check Out Desk and on the 3rd floor in the nursing section (RT 42 to RT 55) of the University/College Library on Central Campus. The loan period for items identified as textbook and course reserves is three hours and are in-library use only.