Resources for Nursing
Last Updated: Nov 18, 2016
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- CINAHL with Full Text
CINAHL is the electronic equivalent to the Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature print index. The database lists citations or summaries to articles published in several thousand English-language nursing and allied health journals. CINAHL with Full Text also provides full text to hundreds of journals indexed by CINAHL, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records,research instruments and clinical trials.
- Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides access to over 500 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, with a strong focus on nursing and allied health.
- Health Reference Center Academic
Provides access to many nursing and allied health full text journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources
- Health and Wellness Resource Center
Health & Wellness Resource Center contains up-to-date reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources. In addition, students, consumers, and health care professionals can find descriptions of and links to many pertinent health-related websites
- Ebook Central - Nursing Section
Search for full-text books in the nursing section of Ebook Central / Ebrary (electronic books)
- Academic Search Complete
Contains many nursing-related journals
MEDLINE can be used to search for citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.
A tutorial to help you learn how to use the advanced search function of the CINAHL with Full Text database.
- Immune Attack
In this downloadable game produced by the Federation of American Scientists, players navigate a nanobot through a 3D environment of blood vessels and connective tissue in an attempt to save an ailing patient by retraining her non-functional immune cells. Along the way, players will learn about the biological processes that the body to detect and fight infections.