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PNUR 143 - Concepts of Informatics in Practical Nursing - Hamsher

Rhetorical Triangle


Rhetorical Triangle

You can use the rhetorical triangle to evaluate information. 



Look at the competence and expertise of the author in the area they are writing. 



Consider who the information is written for and whether you fit into that group.



Use the context of where the information is found as well as the context within which it was written.

Nursing Databases

Searching CINAHL (video)

HACC Library: Journals Title-Quick Search

Use the Journals A-Z Title Search to determine whether a magazine, journal or newspaper is available in one of the HACC Library databases.

Find a Specific Article

In your professional reading, you will often find citations for articles of interest. Using your provided article citation, use the Journals link to find the article in our databases. Copy and paste the APA citation for the article in the Zoom chat: