GW SON Top-Ranked

GW SON continues to be ranked among the top 50 schools of nursing. GW is in the top 13% of ranked graduate nursing schools. 

US News & World Report also ranks our online MSN #26 out of more than 144 programs nationwide.

In a first-ever ranking of Doctor of Nursing Practice programs, we are no. 30, placing us in the top 20% of ranked programs. These top rankings reflects the quality of our student engagement, faculty credentials and training, student services and technology, peer recognitions, and admissions selectivity.

Library Resources

Writing/Research Tutorials

  • Finding the Resources for an Excellent Paper
    Learn how to locate strong sources to support your research papers. Tutorial covers picking a good topic and identifying the best sources to get answers.
  • RefWorks
    Detailed demonstrations and instructions on using all aspects of RefWorks. Both video and PDF formats available.
  • Himmelfarb Access: An Introduction for Students
    Learn how to access the library's electronic databases, textbooks and journal articles using two forms of off-campus access: VPN GWireless and Alladin.

Clinical Images & Resources

  • Public Health and Health Services Portal
    Helpful tools and resources, including links to collections of images.
  • Medicine and Health Sciences Portal
    Helpful tools and resources for medical and health science students. Includes a collection of patient care resources; information on conducting research and publishing; and links to educational software programs and medical image resources.

Microsoft Office Resources

  • Introduction to Microsoft Access 2003
    Instructions for creating and using Access databases. Includes using forms; running queries; sorting and filtering; creating a switchboard; and importing data from Excel spreadsheets.
  • Microsoft Excel 2003  
    Introduction to Excel that includes formatting text, numbers, and cells; using shortcuts such as autofill, autosum and other formulas, and sorting data; creating charts; and printing from your spreadsheet.
  • Microsoft Word for Windows 2000 Manual
    Instructions for all aspects of using Windows 2000.
  • Microsoft Tables in Word 2000  
    How to create, format, edit, and perform calculations in Word tables.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 Manual 
    Detailed instructions for using PowerPoint. Includes creating and formatting a presentation with various types of slide layouts; editing your presentation; working with images; creating slide transitions; and printing handouts and speaker notes.

Full list of Himmelfarb Health Sciences Library Tutorials