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  • Public Health Database ProQuest
    Health, Medicine - journals articles, magazines, news, reports and dissertations

Nursing and Medicine

  • Cinahl Complete Ebsco
    CINAHL COmplete is the authoritative resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers, providing indexing for 1,835 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than a 1,000,000 records dating back to 1982 and provides full text (including pdf) for hundreds of journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. 1982 - present.
  • Cochrane Databases Wiley
    A collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about Cochrane groups.
  • Health Information
    More consumer, health news orientation from National Institutes of Health
  • Joanna Briggs
    Content and tools to implement evidence–based practice, including Systematic reviews, Evidence to inform clinical practice, Summarized research, Resources designed to help assess quality of research, and more.
  • Nursing Education in Video Alexander Street
    A unique online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. All of the videos in the collection have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with U.S. federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS.
  • Nursing Reference Center Ebsco
    A point-of-care resource intended for staff nurses, nurse administrators, nursing students, nurse faculty, and hospital librarians. It delivers the best available and most recent clinical evidence and knowledge on conditions and diseases via a nursing-specific graphical interface.
  • PubMed
    Searches National Library of Medicine's (NLM) premier bibliographic database covering medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences. It also covers other journal articles in the life sciences. 1966-present.



  • SportDiscus Ebsco
    Citations to articles and books in these areas of sport: recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, the psychology, history and sociology of sport, training, and conditioning. 1949 to current.
  • Sports Medicine & Education Index Proquest
    Includes citations to articles in the field from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. 1970 - present.


  • CAM on PubMed
    Citations to journal articles related to complementary and alternative medicine from the National Library of Medicine and the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine.
  • Medline Plus
    Highly recommended site for consumer health information from the National Library of Medicine.

Related Resources

  • Choice Reviews Online
    Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. More than 35,000 librarians, faculty, and key decision makers rely on Choice magazine and Choice Reviews Online for collection development and scholarly research. Choice reaches almost every undergraduate college and university library in the United States.

  • General OneFile Gale
    News and periodical articles across many disciplines and topics

  • Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory Bowker
    Authoritative source of bibliographic and publisher information on periodicals of all types worldwide. Includes descriptions and reviews - not a place to find articles. (Updated regularly)

  • Web of Science:Social Sciences Citation Index and Science Citation Index Expanded ISI Knowledge
    Multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences and sciences, 1990 - present

  • WorldCat FirstSearch
    Search Libraries worldwide