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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

BSN Research Guide

BSN Students



Greetings BSN Students! Click on the links above to find information and resources helpful for completing research and assignments in the LMU BSN program.

Bates Visual Guide to Physical Examination

Nursing faculty/students, we now have access to the current edition of Bates online available here:

Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination

You do not need the old username/password. Instead, click on the above link. If you're on campus, you will have immediate access. If you are off campus, you will be prompted to enter your LMU username/password into the proxy login box. 


Suggested Website

Check out the new website RNtoBSN!

The website includes the following free features:

  • RN-to-BSN Program FAQ (for current RNs with a diploma or ADN interested in obtaining a BSN)
  • Advice From an Expert: Five-Part Video Series with Caroline Porter Thomas, BSN, RN
  • Nursing Careers (career focus, outlook, and steps): Nursing Assistant, Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Midwife, and more
  • Financial Aid & Scholarship Database (federal, grants, scholarships)

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New Database

Search for Nursing Articles



Check out the CINAHL database for scholarly nursing and allied health articles. This is the best first place to come for a nursing assignment requiring scholarly sources. 

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