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Nursing - Houston

This LibGuide is intended to provide information to Nursing faculty, staff, and students on the Houston campus.

Houston ARC Hours


See TWU Library webpage for hours

Telephone 713.794.2048

Please email us for assistance

Therapy Dogs Visit TWU Houston

 Bright and Beautiful Therapy Dogs of Houston visit TWU Houston twice a year, during finals  returned 2 December. In our TWU Houston lobby, here are TWU student Erin holding Doodle, a  Mi-Ki .  Liam, behind her is an Irish wolfhound and these certified therapy dogs,  with their owner/trainers  greet faculty, staff, and students plus visitors. All get the opportunity to learn about the purpose and value of therapy dogs in health care, including helping military veterans with PTSD, amputees, those with Alzheimer's disease, prisoners and others. The visit is co-sponsored by Houston's office of Student Life and the Academic Resource Center (Library). 


2020 Year of Nurses and Midwives

Happy Nurses Week 2020

Be safe, take care during National Nurses Week, with advice from the Texas Nurses Association 2020


Celebrate Nurses Day and Nurses Week Every May!


ARC Houston Room 4132 Special Events

Thanks for participating in so many special events your ARC has sponsored this year: Monthly events welcome board, Orientation underground Houston Medical Center tunnel tours, Harry Potter socks drawing, voter registration, therapy dogs . . . Have fun visiting your ARC!

Library News and Technical Issues

Come here to get information and updates on library news, as well as reports on technical issues and content changes regarding library resources. Please know that the TWU libraries post downtimes of data sources on the TWU library Facebook page. 

Houston ARC Nap Pod

The Houston ARC has a wonderful nap pod where you can enjoy a refreshing 20 minute snooze, so come give it a try and stop feeling so tired!

Houston Student in ARC Nap Pod

CDC Outpatient Infection Prevention Guide and Checklist

Outpatient Care Providers

Coronavirus COVID-19 Information

State of Texas Coronavirus Disease COVID-19 Resources 

During the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic, the following resources are available to you, free, courtesy of these vendors:

Library (regional) COVID-19 changes, closures, borrowing, lending and more resources at:

National Center for Post Traumatic Distress is at the US Veteran's Administration for everyone to access:

The TWU Libraries are extending due dates for all books that are currently checked out to our students, staff, and faculty.   If you have an item checked out from TWU Libraries that is not a book, please contact the TWU Libraries Access Services Department at 940-898-3701 for assistance. 


Welcome to the Houston ARC LibGuide for Nursing

Welcome to the TWU Libraries' Nursing Subject Guide! Here you will find a variety of suggested databases, credible internet sites, videos, and other information sources to help guide your research. Houston campus faculty, staff and students may obtain borrowing privileges to the Texas Medical Center Library at

Undergraduate Nursing Houston Library Research Guides

Houston Nursing Associate Dean

With a PhD in Nursing from TWU, Dr. Ainslie Nibert is Associate Professor and Associate Dean of the Houston Stark College of Nursing and can be reached at 713.794.2101, email The Dean of the School of Nursing is Dr. Rosalie Mainous, whose office is in Denton.

Graduate Nursing Library Research Guide

Suggested Databases


The Future of Nursing is YOU!

Library Tutorials


How to take a Library Tutorial in Canvas is available at

Avoiding Plagiarism is available at Avoiding Plagiarism Tutorial

DIY Search Navigation - A Guide to Basic Search Techniques