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Provides indexing for current journals and publications in the nursing and allied health fields. Many articles are available full-text.
Ovid Nursing Community College Basic Journal Collection
Full-text access to five core practitioner journals in the Nursing field including American Journal of Nursing and Nursing (201X).
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides access to an index of magazines and journals articles in the medical disciplines. Many of the articles are available full-text.
Provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990, some with full text.
Contains journal citations and abstracts for biomedical literature from around the world. Limited full-text.
Food Science Source
Covers information relevant to the food industry including journals, monographs, magazines, and trade publications, all directly dealing with food industry-related issues. Also includes some coverage health sciences and dentistry including International Dental Journal and Pediatric Dentistry.
Full-text access to over 70 magazines and journals in the biological and medical sciences including Nature magazine.
What is the Difference Between Scholarly & Popular Articles?
Scholarly vs. Popular Articles
||Journal of Abnormal Psychology, Nursing Ethics, Engineering Studies
||Time, Newsweek, Vanity Fair
||In-depth and subject specific, often contains original research
||Provide general information for the public
||Scholar or subject specialist, provides credentials
||Journalist, non-subject specialist paid for content
||Scholars, researchers and students
||Few photos & ads
||More photos & ads
||Peer-reviewed and fact checked by experts in the field
||Reviewed by editorial staff (not subject specialists)
||Generally not listed
Searching for information on Infection? Try pairing some of the following terms with the infection type:
- Infection Prevention
- Dental Offices-Sanitation
- Sterilization (Disinfection)
- Asepsis & Antisepsis
- Bloodboune Infections
- Disinfection & Disinfectants
- Cross-Infection Prevention
- Infection Control
Database Search Tips
Use Keywords when searching the databases. Getting too many results?
- Make sure your topic isn't too broad, such as "Health"
- Try narrowing your topic by:
- Including a group or population, such as "Children" (A topic on "Health" could become "Childhood Obesity")
- Including a location, such as California
- Limit the date range to the last 5 or 10 years to get up-to-date information
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