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Nursing: Databases

A guide to information resources for nursing

New Nursing databases

Getting started

These databases assist you to find articles in serials / journals. 

1   Select the most relevant database

2 Decide on useful and relevant keywords or search terms

3 Open relevant articles and see what subject headings are used

3   Try different subject headings and search terms

4   If you have too many results, refine search by date, full text, location...

5   Ask a librarian for help if you are not locating useful information

Nursing databases

Learn to use Subject Headings in CINAHL and PubMed