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Mary Hitchcock
Ebling Library for the health sciences

COVID-19 & Library Services

The Health Sciences Learning Center (HSLC), including Ebling Library, remains closed to all visitors. The Ebling Library and SMPH Facilities are aiming for a target date of August 10 for reopening for health sciences students, staff, and faculty with several safeguards in place. Please be aware that this date can change at any time.

Reference assistance can be obtained by either emailing the Nursing Librarian, Mary Hitchcock, or sending your questions to the Ask A Librarian email.

How can Ebling Library help you?

Whether a UW-Madison nursing student, staff, faculty, or preceptor, there are many ways the library and its staff can assist you and your research needs. Some of our services are:

We encourage you to contact the liaison to answer any question you have concerning library resources, searching tips and tricks, course assistance, or any other need you may have.

APA 6th Cheat Sheet

College of St. Scholastic APA 7th LibGuide

CINAHL, PsycINFO, and other EBSCOHost databases can also show how an article can be cited in APA 6th. Click on the article and then look to the right and you should see multiple options; one is "Cite". It will list the correct citation format for APA, AMA, and others.

Download BrowZine for e-journals

UW NetID login required after downloading software.  Apple, Android, and Kindle readers supported.  Not all nursing journals are included.

NCLEX Resources

Take the NCLEX-RN test online.  Access: This resource is licensed by BadgerLink/Department of Public Instruction for use by all Wisconsin residents. Patrons must create a username and password to access tests. UW-Madison users need to be on-campus to create an account, then can use it off-campus.