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Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence - Public Health

Guide to Evidence Based Practice and Knowledge Translation for Public Health.


Welcome to the Nursing Experts: Translating the Evidence - Public Health Path for resources and learning!  This guide is a tool for learning about evidence based practice and a portal to evidence based practice resources.  The guide was developed with a primary audience of public health nurses but will be of interest to everyone interested in learning more about evidence based practice.

Seven (7) Free Continuing Education Units are available for nurses or librarians.

For Nurses - Continuing education units are provided by the Chi Sigma Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International and Western Illinois University School of Nursing who is approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation –Illinois Nurse Practice Act – Continuing Education (CE) Requirements [Section 1300.130 c)1)N)] accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

For Librarians - Continuing education credits are provided by the Medical Library Association (MLA). 

Visiting the Library

The UIC Libraries of the Health Sciences are open to the public, and we encourage unaffiliated health professionals to visit us at one of our three sites.  Information about our hours, locations, and services are available at these links. 

Currently, public access to UIC Libraries varies by site. Call the library you plan to visit for details.