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Nursing: Evidence-Based Practice: Databases & Research Resources
This guide provided information on evidence-based practice in nursing.
Connect to national and international scientific databases and portals.
Important! - Workplace Access
Many hospitals and other workplaces implement internet security settings that block access to databases hosted on PNW servers. If you encounter an issue accessing library databases at work, check with your employer's IT department about whether they can unblock access. You can also try another network or log-on from home.
The following is a list of key databases in nursing research. Click on the database name to be directed to the database.
Access to all PNW databases is also available through the library'shome page.
Provides full text access to Lexi-Drugs, Pediatric Lexi-Drugs, and Geriatric Lexi-Drugs. Clinical Applications include drug interactions, tablet & capsule identification, medical calculations and patient advisory leaflets.
PsycINFO contains more than one million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology as well as related disciplines.
It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Journal coverage, which spans from 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 1,700 periodicals in over 35 languages.
Web of Science provides access to integrated, multidisciplinary research. It includes indexes covering 8,700 scholarly and technical journals completely and 13,300 selectively, in more than 230 disciplines.