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Nursing Theory and Theorists

Assignment for NUR 3805

Case Studies

Find Scholarly Research & Clinical
Cases using Nursing Theorist or Theory


  • Search using the nursing theorist's name, but also do separate searches using the name of their theory.  Putting words in quotes often allows them to be searched as a phrase.
  • Using the AND function of the Boolean Search in CINAHL can yield more accurate results.
  • Try the Advanced Search feature on the library website if you are not finding good information in specific databases