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Welcome to the course guide for Dental Hygiene 2220: The Profession of Dental Hygiene!  This guide is intended to aid students registered for this course and serve as a supplement to the instruction provided by the Liaison Librarian.  After viewing this guide, if you still have questions you can use the Email Me link on the left-hand side of the screen to ask a question or set up an appointment.

Learning Outcomes

After reviewing this guide, users will have a better understanding of how to:

  • Describe Evidence Based Practice and how it relates to their future practice
  • Locate databases relevant in dental hygiene research
  • Articulate a PICO question
  • Develop an appropriate search strategy based on their PICO question
  • Cite their sources according to the NLM style
  • Employ the citation manager Zotero to help them collect, organize, and cite their references