Nurse Anesthesia Library Orientation Tutorial 2024

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Welcome!  This tutorial will introduce you to the library and our key databases. Please use a laptop or desktop to complete the tutorial. There are eight modules. During the modules, you will be prompted to click links, type searches, and answer questions. Work through all content on each page before progressing to the next module. Feel free to take breaks between the modules.

You need to complete the Review Questions module by May 26 at 11:59 pm EST.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this tutorial, you will be able to:

  • Access the Nurse Anesthesia subject guide.
  • Access full text e-books.
  • Access full text journal articles via PubMed, CINAHL Complete, and Ovid MEDLINE.
  • View the search details area in PubMed.
  • Use the Times Cited feature in CINAHL Complete.
  • Identify full text journals via Find It @ USC Libraries.


Watch the video below to learn how to access the library web site, how to login to our resources, how to contact us if you have questions, and how to access the Nurse Anesthesia subject guide. (5 min.)

Note about logging in: After you login, a user session should last 8 hours, so you should only need to authenticate once per day per browser used. Closing your browser will end that session and you will be prompted to login if you reopen the browser.

Need help?

Roz McConnaughy

Please contact me with any questions you might have as you work through the modules.

Roz McConnaughy


Phone (803) 216-3214

Don't forget about the Nurse Anesthesia Subject Guide, a customized portal to library resources.