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Tools for research
Endnote is the recommended citation management software for staff, postgraduate, research and honours students. It is available on all USC networked machines and can be installed on private machines (PC and Mac).
nVivo- Qualitative research software
Available to USC researchers: Information on acquiring the software for Windows or PC available from your USC Software Centre Account.
Training available with a USC LinkedIn Learning account.
Completing Literature Reviews using nVivo 11
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Cochrane Guides and Handbooks
Access to 6 Cochrane resources supporting the production of systematic reviews and other aspects of Evidence-Based Practice.
JBI Manual for Evidence Synthesis
The JBI Manual for Evidence Synthesis is designed to provide authors with a comprehensive guide to conducting JBI systematic reviews. It describes in detail the process of planning, undertaking and writing up a systematic review using JBI methods. The JBI Manual for Evidence Synthesis should be used in conjunction with the support and tutorials offered at the JBI SUMARI Knowledge Base.
JBI SUMARI Knowledgebase
JBIs tool for conducting and reporting systematic reviews
Sage Research Methods This link opens in a new window
A research methods portal that will help you with all aspects of research methodology.
Covers quantitative , qualitative and mixed methods research.
SAGE Research Methods links over 100,000 pages of SAGE’s book, journal and reference content with advanced search and discovery tools.
WE RECOMMEND that you create a user account and login in. This will give you full access to all the tools and resources in SRMO.
Individual books included in SRMO are also listed separately in the Library catalogue. Many titles are also held as hard copy books in the Library.
Nurse Author & Editor
Free journal with lots of advise for nursing authors
Directory of Nursing Journals
This list is to help nurse authors find a suitable and reputable journal in which to publish their work. Australian authors should also ensure that the journal they choose is also listed in the Scopus journals list or on the ERA List of journals.
Virginia henderson Global Nursing e-REpository
A free a global digital service that collects, preserves and shares nursing research and evidence-based practice materials.
Library support for SoNMaP Research 2021