When working with students, I would notice they are so hung up on getting the research that checks off all the required boxes, that it became necessary to explain to them the nursing research cycle, and then send them back top their professors to request latitude when research those topics which were aging out of the 5 year rule. I noticed that this year many assignments had extended the limit back to 10 years! Mimi Guessferd VA Medical Center Manchester, NH -----Original Message----- From: Dina J. McKelvy [mailto:[log in to unmask]] Sent: Wednesday, March 08, 2017 8:24 AM Subject: Re: CHAT: There are no articles on your subject Or the Jedi librarian response: "If an item does not appear in our records, it does not exist!" http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Jocasta_Nu !!! -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Truex, Eleanor Sent: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 2:16 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: Re: CHAT: There are no articles on your subject I've gotten to the point (especially with nursing, which demands new research, constantly) of saying to those who just don't give up: looks like you might be the one who has to do the most recent research! I say it with a smile. 99.9% of them take my point. Good luck! Eleanor Truex Medical Librarian, Lakeshore Region THIS IS THE POWER OF COMPASSION. THIS IS PRESENCE. Presence Saint Francis Hospital 355 Ridge Avenue | Evanston , IL 60202 Office: 847.316.2460 Presence Saint Joseph Hospital 2900 North Lake Shore Drive | Chicago , IL 60657 Office: 773.665.3038 [log in to unmask] presencehealth.org Connect with Presence Health Find a Doctor | Facebook | LinkedIn | Twitter | YouTube Sponsored by Presence Health Ministries -----Original Message----- From: Medical Libraries Discussion List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Olson, Paula Sent: Tuesday, March 07, 2017 12:12 PM To: [log in to unmask] Subject: CHAT: There are no articles on your subject Lately I’ve been getting requests for searches on what where hot topics from years ago. Hourly/purposeful rounding, infant alarms. Requestors want the last few years. There are not many articles written on hourly rounding from the last 2 years (according to CINAHL and OVID MEDLINE and please do not reply with search strategies). However, these people just don’t seem to understand that sometimes topics haven’t been updated. How do you reply nicely that “I’ve looked at the lit on your subject and there is nothing more current?” I guess that is one way, but sometimes people need to be hit over the head. Paula Olson, M.S. Librarian Northwestern Medicine Delnor Hospital 300 Randall Rd. Geneva, IL 60134 630.208.4299 office [log in to unmask] nm.org<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.nm.org_&d=DwIDaQ&c=ST5Jxgx_zZ9nYuPWkSm01Luus8kzn0TCuX9tmQgnWms&r=DhJYLLpSxjouePzoFDbiYg&m=ZF0zUaOx7myLGYT4BZS6LRNkp-nWRkDRbWVQMUXpa44&s=vt7rLgUPO-0GBfVwUQVTH4RUwMPEGVJRnklRDuKtLzE&e= > This message and any included attachments are intended only for the addressee. The information contained in this message is confidential and may constitute proprietary or non-public information under international, federal, or state laws. Unauthorized forwarding, printing, copying, distribution, or use of such information is strictly prohibited and may be unlawful. If you are not the addressee, please promptly delete this message and notify the sender of the delivery error by e-mail. CONFIDENTIALITY NOTICE: This email message, including any attachments, is for the use of the intended recipient(s) only and may contain information that is privileged, confidential, and prohibited from unauthorized disclosure under applicable law. If you are not the intended recipient of this message, any dissemination, distribution, or copying of this message is strictly prohibited. If you received this message in error, please notify the sender by reply email and destroy all copies of the original message and attachments.