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NUTR 453: Advanced Topics in Preventative Nutrition: Getting Started

This guide provides information and resources for NUTR 453

Welcome

Welcome!  This course guide provides information and resources for conducting literature search.

Check out the Nutrition Research Guide for more tips and resources.

Contact the Library

There are many ways to contact the library!
 

  Chat

You can chat with a librarian any time the Library is open (see our hours page for more information).
 

  Email

reference@simmons.edu

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  Phone

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  Make an Appointment

You can also schedule an appointment with a librarian for one-on-one help.  Click the calendar icon above or the book now icon on the right side of the screen.

Citation Managers

Citation managers are programs that help you keep track of and organize your citations.

Check out Beatley's Citation Managers guide for information about using:

Nutrition Databases

For keyword & subject searching:

For citation searching:

What is Peer-Review?

"Peer review is the process through which professional abstracts, proposals, grants, manuscripts, and practice are examined by a team of qualified reviewers who determine the quality of the work product in relation to current knowledge in that field."

- Nursing Leadership

The Writing Center

The Writing Center provides one-on-one tutoring, workshops and presentations to strengthen your academic reading, writing, critical thinking and research skills.  

Check out the Writing Center's Writing Resources for information on academic integrity, documentation styles, and more.